RALEIGH, NC - MARCH 25: A young Hurricanes fan has his head shaved with other fans in an effort to help raise awareness for childhood cancer at the annual St. Baldrick's Night prior to an NHL game against the Carolina Hurricanes and New York Islanders at PNC Arena on March 25, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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