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Oliver Ekman-Larsson
Oliver Ekman-Larsson

Drafted from: Leksand, SWE

Born: 7-17-91 in Karlskrona, SWE (age 17)

Height / Weight: 6'2'' / 176 lbs.

Position: Defenseman

Shoots: Left

About: NHL European Scouting Service

"Oliver likes to play offensively, often carrying the puck into the neutral zone. He has the frame, speed and skill to dominate. He is a smooth skater and can handle the puck at top speed, but needs to use his size to his advantage more. He often quarterbacks the power-play and has a hard shot from the blue line."