Dan Cleary of the Detroit Red Wings takes a shot against Mark Eaton and goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury of the Pittsburgh Penguins during Game Five of the 2009 NHL Stanley Cup Final. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/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