CALGARY, AB - MARCH 21: Mark Giordano #5, Sean Monahan #23, Kris Russell #4 and Mike Cammalleri #13 of the Calgary Flames celebrate Russell's goal against the Nashville Predators during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on March 21, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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