NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 4: Newly aquired center Jeff Halpern #22 of the Los Angeles Kings, warms up prior to his first game as a King, against the Nashville Predators on March 4, 2010 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.(Photo by John Russell/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