Gleason has played for the U.S. three times, most recently at the 2008 World Championships. He is also a two-time member of the U.S. Junior National Team (2001, 2003) and has compiled two assists in 14 games played in a Team USA uniform.
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