UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 04: John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders walks out onto the ice for warm-ups prior to the start of the game against the New Jersey Devils at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 4, 2012 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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