PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 2: Brenden Morrow #10 of the Pittsburgh Penguins battles for a puck in front of Tyler Myers #57 of the Buffalo Sabres during the game at Consol Energy Center on April 2, 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