PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 25: Tye McGinn #15 of the Philadelphia Flyers skates during warmups before an NHL Hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Wells Fargo Center on February 25, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/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