BUFFALO, NY - NOVEMBER 04: Corey Tropp #78 of the Buffalo Sabres warms up to play the Calgary Flames at First Niagara Center on November 4, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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