PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 08: Members of the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation present (L-R) Jakub Voracek #93, Michael Raffl #12, Andrej Meszaros #41 and Mark Striet #32 of the Philadelphia Flyers with their Olympic Jerseys prior to a game against the Calgary Flames on February 8, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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