NEW YORK - JANUARY 6: Dan Girardi #5 and Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers do their warm-up stretches prior to the game against the Dallas Stars on January 6, 2010 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via 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