NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 30: Fans enter the Sommet Center for a game between the Nashville Predators and the Calgary Flames on November 30, 2009 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.
— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers