TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 28: Eric Brewer #2 of the Tampa Bay Lightning looks up to greet fans as he heads out to the ice for pre-game skate against the Montreal Canadiens at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on February 28, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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