WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 05: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals is called for a penalty against Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins during the first period at Verizon Center on March 5, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/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