-T1 in AHL in GWG (8)
-Second on Manchester in points, assists and shots
-Led Manchester in games played
OHL First All-Star Team (2008) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2008) Ed Chynoweth Trophy (Memorial Cup - Leading Scorer) (2008) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2008) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (2008)
Signed as a free agent by Rauma (Finland), June 7, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Lev Praha ((KHL), April 15, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Kazan (KHL), July 1, 2014.
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