The club has also recalled forward Travis Morin from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Texas Stars. Morin, 29, leads the entire AHL with 24 points (10 goals, 14 assists) and has recorded at least one point in 12 of his 13 games with Texas this season.
Whitney, 41, had skated in all 17 games for Dallas and ranks third on the club with seven assists.
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