ECHL First All-Star Team (1993)
Signed as a free agent by Washington, February 4, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 27, 2000. Played w/ RHI's New England Stingers in 1994 (20-6-23-29-47). Traded to St. Louis by Pittsburgh for Eric Boguniecki, December 9, 2005.
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