Chicago Blackhawks vs. Vancouver Canucks - Game Two
VANCOUVER, CANADA - APRIL 15: Vancouver Canuck fans sport painted faces as they wait in the stands before Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs at Rogers Arena on April 15, 2011 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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