ST. PAUL, MN - JANUARY 18: Marney Gellner of Fox Sports North prepares for a Hockey Day Minnesota segment at the Xcel Energy Center prior to the game between the Dallas Stars and the Minnesota Wild on January 18, 2014 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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