ST. PAUL, MN - OCTOBER 3: Dany Heatley #15 of the Minnesota Wild is interviewed prior to the game against the Los Angeles Kings in the home opener on October 3, 2013 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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