EDMONTON, CANADA - JANUARY 5: Keith Yandle #3 of the Phoenix Coyotes is stopped by Ethan Moreau #18 of the Edmonton Oilers, while Zack Stortini #46 of the Oilers watches at Rexall Place on January 5, 2010 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dylan Lynch/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