New Jersey Devils vs. Philadelphia Flyers - Game One
PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 29: Fans arrive for Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on April 29, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/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