Brother of Mac EAHL First All-Star Team (1935) John Carlin Trophy (Top Scorer EAHL) (1935) NHL Second All-Star Team (1939, 1940, 1948)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1939, 1948)
Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 18, 1935.
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