EDMONTON, CANADA Ð DECEMBER 3: Oilers fans play a game of bubble hockey on the arena concourse prior to a game between the Calgary Flames and the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place on December 3, 2011 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Andy Devlin/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