Nashville Predators vs. Chicago Blackhawks - Game Two
CHICAGO - APRIL 18: Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks grabs the puck as Dan Hamhuis #2 of the Nashville Predators watches from the side, in front of teammate goalie Pekka Rinne #35 at Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 18, 2010 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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