SAN JOSE, CA - DECEMBER 12: Tomas Hertl #48 of the San Jose Sharks is congratulated by teammates after he scored a goal against the Minnesota Wild during the first period at SAP Center on December 12, 2013 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/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