Signed as a free agent by Boston, September 13, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 31, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, August 14, 2001. Signed as a free agent by HPK Hameenlinna (Finland), July 23, 2003.
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