KANATA, ON - SEPTEMBER 29: Pascal Leclaire #33 of the Ottawa Senators makes a pad save off a point blank attempt by Nikolai Kulemin #41 of the Toronto Maple Leafs during a game at Scotiabank Place on September 29, 2010 in Kanata, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/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