SAN JOSE, CA - JANUARY 04: Torrey Mitchell #17 of the San Jose Sharks and Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings go for the puck during their game at HP Pavilion on January 4, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
He's, believe it or not, actually one of my favorite guys, and I've ended up trading him twice. I appreciate what he's done. He was one year away from being an unrestricted free agent, and I felt with this opportunity, that it was a chance that we were able to get somebody for him in Nick Bonino and Adam Clendening.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on forward Brandon Sutter