LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 27: Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers blocks a shot by Tanner Pearson #70 of the Los Angeles Kings during a preseason game at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 27, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/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