RALEIGH, NC - MARCH 03: Hurricanes University graduates receive their diplomas prior to an NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Buffalo Sabres on March 3, 2011 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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