ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 17: Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Atlanta Thrashers makes a save against Steven Reinprecht #27 of the Florida Panthers at Philips Arena on November 17, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NHLI via Getty Images)
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad