OTTAWA, ON - NOVEMBER 3: Chris Phillips #4 of the Ottawa Senators warms up with a special camouflage jersey on Canadian Forces Appreciation Night prior to a game against the Dallas Stars at Canadian Tire Centre on November 3, 2013 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