SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 20: Adam Burish #37 of the San Jose Sharks battles for the puck against Rickard Rakell #67 of the Anaheim Ducks during an NHL game on March 20, 2014 at SAP Center in San Jose, California. (Photo by Nick Lust/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