PITTSBURGH, PA - FEBRUARY 8: Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes a save in the first period as Derick Brassard #16 of the Columbus Blue Jackets moves in for a rebound opportunity on February 8, 2011 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