EDMONTON, AB - MARCH 22: A view of the new mask of Viktor Fasth #35 of the Edmonton Oilers during warm-ups prior to an NHL game against the Calgary Flames at Rexall Place on March 22, 2014 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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