CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 19: Teuvo Teravainen #23 of the Chicago Blackhawks participates in warm-ups beofre a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins during an exhibition game at United Center on September 19, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/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