PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 17: Steve Mason #35 and Max Talbot #25 of the Philadelphia Flyers enjoy a laugh on the Flyers bench a few hours before their game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on October 17, 2013 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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