- Recalled on an emergency basis on Dec. 23 and returned after one game
- Recalled on emergency basis on Dec. 27 and made his season debut at Buffalo
- Returned to Bridgeport on Dec. 28
- Recalled under emergency conditions on Mar. 17 and returned on Mar. 19
- Recalled under emergency conditions on Apr. 11 and returned Apr. 12
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