GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 20: Joffrey Lupul #19 of the Toronto Maple Leafs skates with the puck as Radim Vrbata #17 and Mike Ribeiro #63 of the Phoenix Coytotes defend during the first period at Jobing.com Arena on January 20, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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