USHL Second All-Star Team (1947) Outstanding Rookie Cup (Top Rookie USHL) (1947)
Traded to Providence (AHL) by NY Rangers to complete transaction that sent Allan Stanley to NY Rangers (December 9, 1948), June, 1949. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by Boston (Providence-AHL) with Vic Lynn for Joe Lund and Jean-Paul Gladu, December 10, 1951.
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