RALEIGH, NC - NOVEMBER 29: Carolina Hurricanes fans Sam and Jake Huffine sport Movember mustaches while watching pre-game warmups prior to an NHL game against the of the New Jersey Devils at PNC Arena on November 29, 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina. During the month of November, players and fans grow mustaches to help raise money and awareness for the fight against prostate and testicular cancers. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via 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