MONTREAL, QC - APRIL 5: Brian Gionta #21and Ryan White #53 of the Montreal Canadiens warm up prior to the game against the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game on April 5, 2014 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/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