LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 27: Jack Johnson #3 of the Los Angeles Kings walks off the ice after warming up prior to the game against the Dallas Stars on March 27, 2010 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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