Playoff Notes: 3rd NHL playoff in 8th NHL season ... Round 2 vs Mtl: 1-2=3 in 6 gp ... Had an assist 5/1 in gm 1 and 1-1=2 totals 5/10 in gm 5 ... Round 1 vs Det: 1-1=2 in 5 gp ... Had an assist on the GWG 4/20 in gm 2 and a goal 4/26 in gm 5 ... 2 career multi-pt gms ... Career OT: 0-0=0 in 9 gp ... Career Game 7s: 1 (0-1)
2013-14 Notes: 7th straight season w/10-or-more goals … Had career-high 4 assists 4/5 vs Philadelphia … 6 multi-pt games … Inj: 21
Playoff Fun Fact: This post-season marks his 1st playoff action since 2008 w/Dallas
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011)
Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), December 4, 2012. Traded to Boston by Dallas with Joe Morrow, Reilly Smith and Matt Fraser for Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley and Ryan Button, July 4, 2013.
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