COLUMBUS, OH - APRIL 7: Rick Nash #61 of the Columbus Blue Jackets greets the fans as he takes the ice for the pregame warmup before a game against the New York Islanders on April 7, 2012 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/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