ECAC All-Rookie Team (2005) ECAC First All-Star Team (2008) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2008)
Claimed on waivers by Minnesota from Pittsburgh, September 29, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 12, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Idaho (ECHL), December 11, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 5, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Vaxjo (Sweden), July 9, 2014.
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