DETROIT, MI - MARCH 30: Johan Franzen #93 of the Detroit Red Wings faces off against Paul Gaustad #28 of the Nashville Predators during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on March 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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