Los Angeles Kings vs. New Jersey Devils - Game Five
NEWARK, NJ - JUNE 09: Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings goes for a loose puck against Mark Fayne #29 of the New Jersey Devils during Game Five of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Prudential Center on June 9, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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