Signed as a free agent by Toronto, December 23, 1921. Signed as a free agent by Boston, December 17, 1924. Traded to Ottawa by Boston for cash, January 18, 1927. Traded to London (Can-Pro) by Ottawa for cash, February, 1927.Traded to Philadelphia (Can-Am) by London (Can-Pro) for Fred Lowrey, January 18, 1929.
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