DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche tries to score against Goaltender Al Montoya #35 of the Winnipeg Jets at the Pepsi Center on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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