Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Ottawa Senators - Game Three
OTTAWA, ON - APRIL 18: A fan poses outside of Scotiabank Place before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quaterfinals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Ottawa Senators during the 2010 Stanley Cup Finals at Scotiabank Place on April 18, 2010 in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)
What we expected is what we got. Very mature young individual that's focused. He is on the right track. He's not only a great hockey individual, but he's a good person off the ice. He seemed to take a leadership role with this group right off the hop and ran away with it, and was vocal, was respectful, was everything it takes to be a Panther. His future looks bright.
— Florida Panthers director of player development Brian Skrudland on defenseman Aaron Ekblad's performance at development camp