VANCOUVER, CANADA - FEBRUARY 1: Henrik Sedin (L) of the Vancouver Canucks is lead by his twin brother Daniel Sedin as they walk to their dressing room before their NHL game against the Chicago Blackhawks at Rogers Arena February 1, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Henrik Sedin will be playing in his 900th NHL game 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