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Oliver Ekman-Larsson
Oliver Ekman-Larsson
Defenseman  - ARI
(EHK-man-LAHR-suhn, AW-lih-vuhr)
Number: 23
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 200
Shoots: Left
Born: Jul 17, 1991  (Age 25)
Birthplace: Karlskrona, Sweden
Acquired: Phoenix’s first choice (first round, sixth overall) in the 2009 Entry Draft
Drafted: PHX / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (6th overall) PROSPECT BIO
HOME: 14-20-34 in 39 games AWAY: 7-14-21 in 35 games SEASON LONG POINT STREAK: 7 games, Nov. 7- Nov. 19 (3-4-7) SEASON HIGHLIGHTS - Skated in a career-high 33:46 for a regulation game. - Scored his 20th career GWG vs. NYI, Dec. 19 to pass Teppo Numminen for 1st palce on the franchise's all-time GWG's list among d-men. - Scored his 6th career multi-goal game vs. LAK, Dec. 26. - Passed Keith Yandle (65) to become the highest goal scorer in Coyotes history among defensemen at CGY, Jan. 7. - Had 7th multi-point game of the season and 32nd of his career vs. MTL, Feb. 15 (1-2-3). - Picked up his 200th NHL point with an assist at WSH, Feb. 22. - Skated in his 400th NHL game at TBL, Feb. 23. - Tallied his 8th GWG of the season vs. DAL, Mar. 24, which sets a NHL record for most GWG's in a season by a d-man. CAREER NOTES: - Was a 2015 NHL All-Star. - Won a silver medal with Sweden at the 2014 Winter Olympics. - Established a NHL record for most goals (23) in a season by a Swedish-born defenseman in 2014-15.

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