NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Seth Jones #3 of the Nashville Predators looks on prior to the game against the New Jersey Devils on November 10, 2013 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/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