OTTAWA, CANADA - APRIL 27: Fans take photos of Robin Lehner #40 and Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators as they talk during warmup prior to a game against the Philadelphia Flyers on April 27, 2013 at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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