PITTSBURGH, PA - FEBRUARY 20: Tomas Vokoun #92 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on during warmups before the game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Consol Energy Center on February 20, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/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