WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 6: Jim Slater #19 and Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets gets set to hit the ice for the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Los Angeles Kings at the MTS Centre on March 6, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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