CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 30: Jay Bouwmeester #4, Cory Sarich #6, Dustin Boyd #16 and Mikael Backlund #60 of the Calgary Flames celebrate a goal against the Edmonton Oilers on January 30, 2010 at Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/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