LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 18: Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings gets attempts to get around Dustin Byfuglien #33 and Dave Bolland #36 of the Chicago Blackhawks during the second period at the Staples Center on March 18, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/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