BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Head coach Dan Bylsma of the Pittsburgh Penguins wears a Boston Strong t-shirt while addressing the media prior to the game against the Boston Bruins at the TD Garden on April 20, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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