Nashville Predators vs. Detroit Red Wings - Game Three
DETROIT, MI - APRIL 15: A fan shows up with his own Stanley Cup to Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Nashville Predators and the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on April 15, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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