WCHA Second All-Star Team (2009) WCHA First All-Star Team (2010) WCHA Player of the Year (2010) NCAA West First All-American Team (2010)
Traded to Phoenix by Florida for Justin Bernhardt, September 8, 2011. Traded to Pittsburgh by Phoenix with Harrison Ruopp and Philadelphia's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Pittsburgh selected Oskar Sundqvist) in 2012 Entry Draft for Zbynek Michalek, June 22, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Binghamton (AHL), September 6, 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