PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 9: Corey Tropp #26 of the Columbus Blue Jackets skates for the loose puck alongside Robert Bortuzzo #41 of the Pittsburgh Penguins on December 9, 2013 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/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