DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 27: Goaltender Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche talks with Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues at the Pepsi Center on November 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via 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