NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 6: Ryan Suter #20 along with Patric Hornqvist #27, Alexander Sulzer #52, Martin Erat #10, Marcel Goc #9 and Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators are recognized for their Olympic bid prior to a game against the San Jose Sharks on February 6, 2010 at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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