NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 12: Kevin Klein #8 talks with Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators as they get ready for warmups against the San Jose Sharks during an NHL game at the Bridgestone Arena on February 12, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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