LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Jonathan Bernier #45 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up prior to the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Staples Center on February 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Evan Gole/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