NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 4: Newly aquired center Jeff Halpern #22 of the Los Angeles Kings, warms up prior to his first game as a King, against the Nashville Predators on March 4, 2010 at the Bridgestone Arena 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