WASHINGTON - APRIL 5: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins fights for a loose puck against John Erskine #4 of the Washington Capitals during a NHL hockey game on April 5, 2010 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/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