RALEIGH, NC - DECEMBER 27: Ron Hainsey #65 of the Carolina Hurricanes squirts his face with water during warmpus prior to an NHL game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on December 27, 2013 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Phil Ellsworth/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