PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 30: Braydon Coburn #5(L), Kimmo Timonen #44(C), and Ville Leino #22(R) of the Philadelphia Flyers celebrate Timonen's first period goal, his first of the season, against the New York Islanders on October 30, 2010 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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