AHL All-Rookie Team (2004)
Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 1, 2007. Traded to Vancouver by Tampa Bay with Shane O'Brien for Lukas Krajicek and Juraj Simek, October 6, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Fribourg (Swiss), October 5, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Hamburg (Germany), April 14, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 1, 2011. Traded to Boston by Tampa Bay wirh Tampa Bay's 5th round choice (Seth Griffith) in 2012 Entry Draft for Benoit Pouliot, June 23, 2012.
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