Originally written January 18, 2013 on The Pensblog:
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We got to talking on Twitter with a Hurricanes fan who has closely followed Brandon Sutter's career.  We asked her to give us as much information as possible on Sutter, and she has answered the bell.  Great read: Brandon Sutter was meant to be a franchise player in the Carolina Hurricanes organization. Canes General Manager Jim Rutherford once called Sutter one of his “untouchables” along with Eric Staal and Cam Ward. Ask me if I’ll ever believe that line again. Needless to say, I’m a Brandon Sutter fan, and, Pittsburgh, you are getting some serious talent. When Adam found me crying about it on Twitter, he asked me to tell Penguins fans what they can expect from Suttsy. So here’s what you need to know about the player and his character. The Sutter name is obviously well known in the hockey world. Brandon’s dad Brent did some serious damage against the Penguins during his tenure with the Islanders (1981-1991). First things first, Brandon Sutter is his own play...
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