ANAHEIM, CA - SEPTEMBER 21: Taylor Doherty (L) #77 of the San Jose Sharks and Nicolas Deschamps #57 of the Anaheim Ducks battle for the puck in the first period at Honda Center on September 21, 2011 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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