Jordan Staal of the Pittsburgh Penguins battles for position with Brendan Morrison of the Anaheim Ducks on January 16, 2009 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 3-1. (Photo by Joe Sargent/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