NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 27: David Legwand #11 of the Nashville Predators skates the puck away from Patrick Rissmiller #18 and Evander Kane #9 of the Atlanta Thrashers during a preseaon NHL game on September 27, 2010 at Bridgeston 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