BCJHL First All-Star Team (1978) AHL Second All-Star Team (1985) AHL First All-Star Team (1987) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1987, 1991)
Signed as a free agent by Hartford, August 10, 1980. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, September 14, 1982. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 15, 1985.
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