WHL Rookie ot the Year (2006) WHL West First All-Star Team (2007) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2007)
Traded to Colorado by Phoenix with Kevin Porter for Wojtek Wolski, March 3, 2010. Missed 2010-11 and majority of 2011-12 due to head injury vs. San Jose, April 14, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 12, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Kloten (Swiss), September 6, 2013. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 29, 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