ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 27: Corey Crawford #50 Sheldon Brookbank #17 and Jimmy Hayes #39 of the Chicago Blackhawks warm up before an NHL game against the St. Louis Blues on April 27, 2013 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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