PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 15: Bill Guerin #13 of the Pittsburgh Penguins scores at 6:09 of the first period against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Mellon Arena on December 15, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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