ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 23: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche looks to break up Patrik Berglund #21 of the St. Louis Blues shot on goal during the first period at the Scottrade Center on April 23, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/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