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| image = OliverEkmanLarsson.png
| NHL team=[[Phoenix Coyotes]]
 
 
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| team=[[Leksands IF]]
 
 
| team=[[Phoenix Coyotes]]
| former_teams =
 
| league = [[HockeyAllsvenskan|Allsvenskan]]
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| league = [[National Hockey League|NHL]]
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| position = [[Defenceman (ice hockey)|Defence]]
 
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| former_teams = [[Leksands IF]]
 
| position = Defence
 
| shoots = Left
 
| shoots = Left
 
| height_ft = 6
 
| height_ft = 6
 
| height_in = 2
 
| height_in = 2
| weight_lb = 176
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| weight_lb = 190
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| ntl_team = Sweden
| nationality = {{flagicon|SWE}} [[Swedish]]
 
 
| birth_date = {{Birth date and age|1991|7|17|df=y}}
 
| birth_date = {{Birth date and age|1991|7|17|df=y}}
| birth_place = [[Karlskrona]], [[Sweden|SWE]]
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| birth_place = Karlskrona, Sweden
 
| draft = 6th overall
 
| draft = 6th overall
 
| draft_year = 2009
 
| draft_year = 2009
 
| draft_team = [[Phoenix Coyotes]]
 
| draft_team = [[Phoenix Coyotes]]
 
| career_start = 2007
 
| career_start = 2007
| image = OliverEkmanLarsson.JPG
 
| image_size = 250 px
 
 
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'''Oliver Ekman-Larsson''' (born Oliver Oscar Emanuel Ekman-Larsson on July 17, 1991 in Karlskrona, Sweden) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for the [[Phoenix Coyotes]] of the National Hockey League (NHL).
   
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==Playing career==
 
 
 
'''Oliver Oscar Emanuel Ekman-Larsson''' (born 17 July 1991 in [[Karlskrona]]) is a [[Swedish people|Swedish]] professional [[ice hockey]] player<ref name="Player Profile">{{cite web |publisher=eurohockey.net|url=http://www.eurohockey.net/players/show_player.cgi?serial=104080|title=Oliver Ekman-Larsson|accessdate=28 May 2009}}</ref> who currently plays for [[Leksands IF]] in the Swedish [[HockeyAllsvenskan]]. He was selected sixth overall by the [[Phoenix Coyotes]] in the [[2009 NHL Entry Draft]]. In the season following his draft selection, Oliver produced the second most points among junior players in Allsvenskan despite missing several games while competing in the WJC.
 
 
Ekman-Larsson's maternal grandfather Kenneth Ekman<ref>{{cite web |url=http://www.eliteprospects.com/player.php?player=12859 |title=Eliteprospects.com - Kenneth Ekman |author=Ronnie Johansson |date=2010-04-23 |work=eliteprospects.com |language=Swedish |accessdate=2010-04-24}}</ref>, also a defenseman, was selected to the Swedish team for the [[Ice hockey at the 1972 Winter Olympics|1972 Olympics]].
 
 
 
==International play==
 
==International play==
Ekman-Larsson represented Sweden at the 2010 [[World Junior Ice Hockey Championships|World Junior Championships]], where he was the highest scoring defenseman on his team with 5 points in 6 games.
 
   
 
== Career statistics ==
 
== Career statistics ==
 
 
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== References ==
 
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== External links ==
 
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[[Category:Leksands IF player]]
 
[[Category:Leksands IF player]]
 
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[[Category:National Hockey League first round draft picks]]

Revision as of 18:57, 22 July 2013

Oliver Ekman-Larsson
Born 17 July 1991 (1991-07-17) (age 30)
Karlskrona, Sweden
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Phoenix Coyotes
Leksands IF
National team  Sweden
NHL Draft 6th overall, 2009
Phoenix Coyotes
Playing career 2007–present

Oliver Ekman-Larsson (born Oliver Oscar Emanuel Ekman-Larsson on July 17, 1991 in Karlskrona, Sweden) is a Swedish professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for the Phoenix Coyotes of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing career

International play

Career statistics

    Regular season   Kvalserien
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–09 Leksands IF Swe-2 39 3 14 17 32 8 2 2 4 6
2009-10 Leksands IF Swe-2 42 9 18 27 98 10 2 4 6 8
Allsvenskan totals 81 12 32 44 130 18 4 6 10 14
International
Year Team Comp   GP G A Pts PIM
2009 Sweden U18 6 2 6 8 2
2010 Sweden WJC 6 2 3 5 12
Junior Int' totals 12 4 9 13 14

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