NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1987) CCHA Second All-Star Team (1989)
Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, September 9, 1992. Traded to NY Islanders by Ottawa for Jeff Finley, June 30, 1993. Traded to Ottawa by NY Islanders for cash, March 19, 1999.
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