Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, November 20, 1978. Signed as free agent by Edmonton, October 27, 1982. Traded to Toronto by Edmonton for Serge Boisvert, January 15, 1983. Signed as a free agent by Hartford, December 9, 1983.
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