RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 13: Anton Khudobin #31 of the Carolina Hurricanes keeps his eye on the puck as teammate Andrej Sekera #4 and Jiri Hudler #24 of the Calgary Flames battle by the net during their NHL game at PNC Arena on January 13, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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