COLUMBUS, OH - APRIL 9: Goaltender Steve Mason #1 of the Columbus Blue Jackets walks through the 'Tunnel of Pride' before taking the ice at the start of the their game against the Detroit Red Wings on April 9, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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