NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 31: Official Nashville Predators pucks are stacked up prior to a game against the Dallas Stars at the Sommet Center on October 31, 2009 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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