Brother of Jack PCHL First All-Star Team (1951) WEC-A First All-Star Team (1954)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, March 1, 1934. Traded to Montreal by Boston for cash, February 15, 1947. Traded to Vancouver (PCHL) by Seattle (PCHL) with Ab Collings for Paul Waldner, Russ Brayshaw and cash, November 8, 1948.
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