CALGARY, CANADA - MARCH 29: TJ Brodie #7, Chris Butler #44, Michael Cammalleri #13 and Mark Giordano #5 of the Calgary Flames skate in the warmup before the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on March 29, 2013 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/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