SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 1: Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks makes save as David Jones #54 of the Colorado Avalanche jumps out of the way of the shot in the first period during an NHL hockey game at the HP Pavilion on March 1, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/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