ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 08: Matt Beleskey #39 of the Anaheim Ducks checks Ryan Jones #28 of the Edmonton Oilers from behind in the first period during the NHL game at Honda Center on April 8, 2013 in Anaheim, California. Beleskey received a two-minute minor for boarding on the play. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/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