TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 5: Morgan Rielly #44 of the Toronto Maple Leafs warms up before NHL action against the Ottawa Senators in the home opener at the Air Canada Centre October 5, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/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