ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 27: Members of the NHL Ice Crew paint the ice during the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic build-out on December 27, 2013 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbour, Michigan. (Photo by Thomas Nycz/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