TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 22: Dwayne Roloson #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning is greeted by fans as he heads to the ice against the Buffalo Sabres at the St. Pete Times Forum on October 22, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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