ANAHEIM, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Tim Jackman #18 of the Anaheim Ducks is checked by Roman Polak #46 of the St. Louis Blues in the first period at Honda Center on February 28, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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