DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 23: Marc Methot #3 of the Ottawa Senators and Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings go into the corner for the puck during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on November 23, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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