Left University of Denver (WCHA) and signed with Calgary (WHL), July 30, 2007. Traded to Calgary by Washington for Calgary's 7th round choice (Christian Djoos) in 2012 Entry Draft, July 17, 2009. Traded to Florida by Calgary for Jordan Henry, July 9, 2011.
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