OTTAWA, ON - MARCH 28: A general view of Canadian Tire Centre from the press box as the Ottawa Senators and the Chicago Blackhawks warm up prior to an NHL game on March 28, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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