NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 10: An exterior view of the Prudential Center during a blizzard prior to the game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the New Jersey Devils on February 10, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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