LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 11: Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates with his bench after scoring a power play goal in the first period against the Colorado Avalanche at Staples Center on April 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/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