CALGARY, AB - DECEMBER 29: Matt Stajan #18 of the Calgary Flames shoots the puck during the warmups before the game against the Vancouver Canucks at Scotiabank Saddledome on December 29, 2013 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHL 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