PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 28: Evander Kane #9 of the Atlanta Thrashers plays with the puck during warmups prior to his game against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 28, 2010 at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad