FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- The National Hockey League announced today that Arizona Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson has been selected to represent the Coyotes at the 2018 NHL All-Star Game, which takes place at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay, Florida on Sunday, January 28.
The 6-foot-2, 200-pound Ekman-Larsson is tied for fourth on the Coyotes in scoring with 6-13-19 in 43 games. Ekman-Larsson has scored the third-most goals and has registered the seventh-most points by a defenseman in franchise history. He is tied for 20th on the franchise's all-time points list. Earlier this season, Ekman-Larsson also became the sixth defenseman in franchise history to play in 500 games with the club.