DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 18: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up prior to the start of the game against the Detroit Red WIngs at Joe Louis Arena on January 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/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