WCHA Second All-Star Team (1980) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1980) WCHA First All-Star Team (1981) NCAA West First All-American Team (1981)
Traded to Los Angeles by Pittsburgh for Los Angeles' 6th round choice (Stuart Marston) in 1985 Entry Draft, October 15, 1983. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 11, 1984.
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