ATLANTA - APRIL 1: Colby Armstrong #20 of the Atlanta Thrashers battles for the puck against Jaroslav Spacek #6 of the Buffalo Sabres at Philips Arena on April 1, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/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