DALLAS, TX - MARCH 22: Andrew Hammond #30 of the Ottawa Senators tends goal during warm ups against the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center on March 22, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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