WINNIPEG, CANADA - DECEMBER 15: Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets warms up with the puck while teammate Ondrej Pavalec #31 skates by prior to facing the Washington Capitals at the MTS Centre on December 15, 2011 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via 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