Traded to Pittsburgh by NY Rangers for Ron Duguay, January 21, 1987. Traded to Los Angeles by Pittsburgh with Pittsburgh's 6th round choice (Micah Aivazoff) in 1988 Entry Draft for Bryan Erickson, February 5, 1988. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 21, 1992. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 7, 1995.
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