WINNIPEG, MB - JANUARY 31: Eddie Lack #31 of the Vancouver Canucks throws his helmet into the bench in first period action in an NHL game against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on January 31, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/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