CALGARY, AB - APRIL 9: Joey MacDonald #35 of the Calgary Flames warms up in front of some fans before the game against the Los Angeles Kings at Scotiabank Saddledome on April 9, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/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