Ty Conklin #29 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save against winger Nathan Horton #16 of the Florida Panthers on November 14, 2008 at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/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