WINNIPEG, CANADA - APRIL 16: Victor Hedman #77 and Keith Aulie #3 of the Tampa Bay Lightning take part in the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on April 16, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/NHLI via Getty Images)
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad