COLUMBUS, OH - FEBRUARY 10: Raffi Torres #14 of the Columbus Blue Jackets fist bumps one of 'Torres' Amigos' as he makes his way to ice prior to the start of their game against the San Jose Sharks on February 10, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via 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