OTTAWA, ON - MARCH 30: Fans display their hopes for the 2014 playoffs as Erik Condra #22 and Ales Hemsky #83 of the Ottawa Senators warm up prior to a game against the Calgary Flames at Canadian Tire Centre on March 30, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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