SUNRISE, FL - OCTOBER 22: Goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin #39 of the Chicago Blackhawks warms up prior to the game against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on October 22, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad