TAMPA, FL - MARCH 9: P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens skates while in control of the puck, followed by B.J. Crombeen #19 of the Tampa Bay Lightning, during the first period of the game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on March 9, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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