DALLAS - OCTOBER 23: The Dallas Stars offer special themed merchandise in their fan shops as part of 'Hockey Fights Cancer' night against the Nashville Predators on October 23, 2010 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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