"The fireworks are reportedly starting before Friday's 2021 NHL draft.
According to David Pagnotta of the Fourth Period, the Vancouver Canucks acquired defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson and right wing Conor Garland in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes.
Bleacher Report "The 2020-21 NHL season is over. The Tampa Bay Lightning repeated as Stanley Cup champions, and there won't be any more hockey played until this fall. However, there's a lot that will take place on the NHL calendar between then and now. And there's a good chance that many..." July 09
Blue Seat Blogs "Over the long weekend, there was a rumor from The Fourth Period that linked the Rangers to Arizona defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson, which is a bit of a ridiculous rumor. While the rumors appear to be true that Arizona is looking to blow things up, and OEL is one of their more..." July 08
Sportsnet "As reported on Headlines last Saturday night, the Arizona Coyotes are working with Oliver Ekman-Larsson to get a trade done. If that sounds familiar, it’s because OEL was on the block last summer as well. However, his no-move clause meant he had complete control..." June 24
The Score "Oliver Ekman-Larsson is on the trade block again, but the Arizona Coyotes captain is entering the process with a more open mind this time around. The Swedish blue-liner was involved in trade rumors last offseason but was reportedly willing to accept a move only to..." June 20