RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 10: A young fan explores the inner workings of a military combat vehicle as part of Military Appreciation Night before a NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Ottawa Senators on January 10, 2010 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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