Philadelphia Flyers vs. Buffalo Sabres - Game Three
BUFFALO, NY - APRIL 18: Enthusiastic Buffalo Sabres fans wave photos of team owner Terry Pegula during a rally before the Buffalo Sabres play the Philadelphia Flyers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HSBC Arena on April 18, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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