ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings takes a penalty as he knocks Jason Blake #33 of the Anaheim Ducks to the ice during the first period at Honda Center on October 3, 2010 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Harry How/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