2014-15: Recalled 3/17 from Providence/AHL and dressed as backup 3/17 vs BUF ... Went 17-8-5 with a 1.96 GAA and .936 Sv% in 30 AHL games at the time of the recall ... Recalls: 2 (2/27-28, 1 Backup; 3/17-, 1 Backup) ... Shutouts: 0 Backup: 2 ... Inj: 0
Fun Facts: Is looking to play his 1st NHL game although he had also dressed as backup in the NHL in previous emergency recalls while in the Nashville and Columbus organizations in addition to Boston ... Played four seasons with the Predators (2009-13) and one with the Columbus (2013-14) affiliates ... Won an ECHL Kelly Cup championship and was named co-MVP of that post-season with Cincinnati in 2010.
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