BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 08: Young fans of the Buffalo Sabres and the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs watch the two teams warm up for their game on January 8, 2010 at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images)
He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.
— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson