SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 20: Adam Burish #37 of the San Jose Sharks battles for the puck against Rickard Rakell #67 of the Anaheim Ducks during an NHL game on March 20, 2014 at SAP Center in San Jose, California. (Photo by Nick Lust/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