GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 21: Phoenix Coyotes fans look on as team captain Shane Doan #19 of the Coyotes warms up prior to facing the Tampa Bay Lightning at Jobing.com Arena on January 21, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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