ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 23: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche looks to break up Patrik Berglund #21 of the St. Louis Blues shot on goal during the first period at the Scottrade Center on April 23, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/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