ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 17: Bobby Ryan #9 of the Anaheim Ducks (C) celebrates his first period goal with Corey Perry #10 and and Ryan Carter #20 against the Chicago Blackhawks during their NHL game at the Honda Center on March 17, 2010 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/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