VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 4: Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks walks to the Canucks dressing room before his NHL game at Rogers Arena January 4, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Luongo will be playing in his 700th NHL game when he faces the Minnesota Wild tonight. (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