Jordan Staal of the Pittsburgh Penguins battles for position with Brendan Morrison of the Anaheim Ducks on January 16, 2009 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 3-1. (Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Getty Images)
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad