2014-15: Scored 1st goal of season in return to lineup 4/8 vs. TOR after missing 9 games (lower body)... Missed 16 games with high ankle sprain (2/7-3/12)... Missed 36 games with knee injury (11/4-1/29)... Made season debut 10/26 at LAK after missing 1st 7 games of season (knee).
2013-14: Finished 2nd on CBJ in blocked shots (97) and 4th in TOI (19:52/game)... Set CBJ rookie D scoring record with 21 points.. Scored 1st career NHL goal on 10/25 vs. TOR (Bernier)... Tallied 1st career point/assist on 10/10 at BUF... Made NHL debut on 10/4 vs. CGY.
Career: Represented Canada at 2010 U18 Junior World Cup (Team Captain, Gold Medal), 2010 (lone underage player on team) & 2011 (1st Team All-Star) IIHF World U18 Championships, 2012 IIHF World JRs. (Bronze) & 2012 IIHF World Championships (2nd-youngest player in national team history at event; P. Kariya, 1993)... Posted 22-99-121, +51 rating in 191 career WHL games w/ Everett.
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