NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 25: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during warm ups before the game against the Washington Capitals at the Prudential Center on January 25, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/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