SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 31: Toby Petersen #17 of the Dallas Stars gets gets the puck away from Ian White #9 of the San Jose Sharks in the first period during an NHL hockey game at the HP Pavilion on March 31, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/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