CHICAGO - JANUARY 05: John Madden #11 of the Chicago Blackhawks scores a goal as he knocks the puck past Josh Harding #37 of the Minnesota Wild at the United Center on January 5, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Obviously there's a lot of expectations around me but it's something I try not to focus on. I'm just trying to go out there, be myself on the ice every day, try to get better, be myself around the guys in the locker room. I think that's what's made me successful and the person that I am.
— Sabres forward Jack Eichel on transitioning from college hockey to the NHL