OTTAWA, CANADA - APRIL 20: Kyle Turris #7 of the Ottawa Senators dishes off a pass at the blue line against Carl Gunnarsson #36 of the Toronto Maple Leafs on April 20, 2013 at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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