NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1974) WCHA First All-Star Team (1975) WCHA Most Valuable Player (1975) (co-winner - Tom Ross) NCAA West First All-American Team (1975)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, September 27, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, September 6, 1978.
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