LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 18: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings arrives for the game against the St. Louis Blues at Staples Center on October 18, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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