GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 18: Phoenix Coyotes Goaltending Coach Sean Burke, Assistant Coach John Anderson, Head Coach Dave Tippett, Associate Coach Jim Playfair and Video Coach Steve Peters pose with Alice Cooper and his bobblehead before taking on the Dallas Stars at Jobing.com Arena on February 18, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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