Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad (5) passes against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.
Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad (5) passes against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Paul Sancya AP
Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad (5) passes against the Detroit Red Wings in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Detroit Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Paul Sancya AP