Hockey East First All-Star Team (2004) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2004) AHL All-Rookie Team (2006)
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, November 28, 2005. Traded to Vancouver by Anaheim for Jason King and future considerations, June 23, 2007. Traded to Ottawa by Vancouver for Lawrence Nycholat, September 2, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 7, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Zurich (Swiss), May 22, 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