He played soccer up until Grade 7, but it was later in life when Sam Reinhart really got a kick out of the sport.
Before he settled on hockey as his No. 1 sport, the 23-year-old was holding court as a hard-hitting lefty that netted his share of tennis hardware.
The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Sam Reinhart to a two-year contract worth $7.3 million.
The NHLPA Rookie Showcase is one of our most anticipated weeks of the year, and has become much more than simply a place for the best of new faces to get photographed for their first big league trading cards.