ST. LOUIS, MO - JANUARY 27: Members of the St. Louis Blues wear the number six on their jerseys to honor the S. Louis Cardinals great Stan Musial who recently passed away before an NHL game against the Minnesota Wild on January 27, 2013 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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