UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Tanner Pearson #70 of the Los Angeles Kings takes part in warmups prior to the game against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 14, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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