VANCOUVER, BC - JANUARY 29: Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks covers the puck in front of Patrick Sharp #10 and Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks, and Jason Garrison #5 of the Canucks during their NHL game at Rogers Arena January 29, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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