UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 14: Goaltender Jean-Sebastian Giguere #35 of the Toronto Maple Leafs makes a pad save against a shot from Kyle Okposo #21 of the New York Islanders on March 14, 2010 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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