CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 15: Bryan Bickell #29 of the Chicago Blackhawks slams Brad Stuart #7 of the San Jose Sharks into the boards during the NHL game on February 15, 2013 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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