SAN JOSE, CA - NOVEMBER 29: Joe Thornton #19, Tomas Hertl #48 and Dan Boyle #22 of the San Jose Sharks celebrate a goal against the St. Louis Blues during an NHL game on November 29, 2013 at SAP Center in San Jose, California. (Photo by Don Smith/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