NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 15: Ryan Carter #20 of the New Jersey Devils skates in warmups prior to his game against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Prudential Center on February 15, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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