MONTREAL, QC - MAY 6: Tomas Plekanec #14 of the Montreal Canadiens scores the first goal on goaltender Tuukka Rask #40 of the Boston Bruins in the first period in Game Three of the Second Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre on May 6, 2014 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