ATLANTA - APRIL 1: Colby Armstrong #20 of the Atlanta Thrashers battles for the puck against Jaroslav Spacek #6 of the Buffalo Sabres at Philips Arena on April 1, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/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