BUFFALO, NY - OCTOBER 13: Patrick Kaleta #36 of the Buffalo Sabres captures the attention of front row fans while warming up to play the New Jersey Devils at HSBC Arena on October 13, 2010 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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