CHICAGO, IL- JANUARY 08: Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks reaches toward fans while walking out to the ice prior to the NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings on January 8, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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