Signed as a free agent by Detroit, November 1, 1927. Transferred to London (IHL) by Detroit as compensation for Detroit's signing of free agent Gord Brydson, October 24, 1932. Traded to Windsor (IHL) by London (IHL) for Ellie Pringle, October 31, 1934. Loaned to Rochester (IHL) by Windsor (IHL), December 9, 1935.
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