2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic - Practice Day And Family Skate
VANCOUVER, BC - MARCH 01: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) Chris Phillips #4 of the Ottawa Senators walks out for practice as part of the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic game at BC Place on March 1, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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