Nashville Predators vs. Phoenix Coyotes - Game Two
GLENDALE, AZ - APRIL 29: Phoenix Coyotes fans watch as David Schlemko #6 skates by during warm-ups prior to facing the Nashville Predators in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Jobing.com Arena on April 29, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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