SAINT PAUL, MN - APRIL 02: Maxim Noreau #34 of the Minnesota Wild skates with the puck during warm ups prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Xcel Energy Center on April 2, 2011 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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