COLUMBUS, OH - FEBRUARY 10: Raffi Torres #14 of the Columbus Blue Jackets fist bumps one of 'Torres' Amigos' as he makes his way to ice prior to the start of their game against the San Jose Sharks on February 10, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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