PITTSBURGH - NOVEMBER 17: Goaltender Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks makes a glove save as Arron Asham #45 of the Pittsburgh Penguins attempts to tip the puck in to the net on November 17, 2010 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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