WCHA All-Rookie Team (2004) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2005) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2006) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (2006)
Traded to Minnesota by Toronto for Ryan Hamilton, January 21, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), August 12, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Rapperswil (Swiss), March 14, 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