Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks skates against David Jones and Wojtek Wolski of the Colorado Avalanche as goaltender Evgeni Nabokov looks on at the Pepsi Center on November 02, 2008 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