ST. LOUIS, MO - MARCH 29: St. Louis Blues fans take pictures of Maxim Lapierre #40 of the St. Louis Blues during warm ups prior to an NHL game against the Dallas Stars on March 29, 2014 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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