Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Brandon Sutter
Brandon Sutter was born on Valentines Day, 1989. He is the latest in a seemingly never-ending string of Sutters to skate onto the NHL ice. His father, Brent, was a Stanley Cup winner for the New York Islanders and is currently the head coach of the Calgary Flames.

Like his father and uncles before him, Brandon's game is based on hard work and determination. He was drafted in the first round, 11th overall by the Carolina Hurricanes in 2007 and made his NHL debut in 2008.

Though his rookie season was derailed slightly due to injury, Sutter managed to appear in 50 games for the Hurricanes and impressed with his two-way play.

At the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, Sutter along with Brian Dumoulin and a first round draft pick for Jordan Staal.

After a full season with the Penguins, Sutter was traded, along with a third round draft pick, for Nick Bonino, Adam Clendening and a second round draft pick to the Vancouver Canucks on July 28, 2015.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2003-04 Red Deer Chiefs AMBHL 35 25 34 59 28 11 5 4 9
2004-05 Red Deer Optimist Rebels AMHL 34 4 16 20 28
2004-05 Red Deer Rebels WHL 7 0 2 2 8 +1 7 1 4 5 2
2005-06 Red Deer Rebels WHL 68 22 24 46 36 -7
2005-06 Canada WJ18-A 7 2 0 2 2 +3
2006-07 Red Deer Rebels WHL 71 20 37 57 54 -3 7 0 3 3 14
2006-07 Canada WJ18-A 6 1 1 2 2 0
2007-08 Red Deer Rebels WHL 59 26 23 49 38 -12
2007-08 Albany River Rats AHL 7 1 1 2 2 -4 7 0 2 2 4
2007-08 Canada WJC-A 7 0 1 1 2 +1
2008-09 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 50 1 5 6 16 -1
2008-09 Albany River Rats AHL 22 4 8 12 6 +2
2009-10 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 72 21 19 40 2 -1
2009-10 Albany River Rats AHL 7 1 3 4 2 0
2010-11 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 14 15 29 25 +13
2011-12 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 17 15 32 21 -3
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 48 11 8 19 4 +3 15 2 1 3 0
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 81 13 13 26 12 -9 13 5 2 7 2
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 80 21 12 33 14 +6 5 1 1 2 2
2015-16 Vancouver Canucks NHL 20 5 4 9 2 +3
2016-17 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 17 17 34 12 -20
NHL Totals 596 120 108 228 108 33 8 4 12 4


Traded to Pittsburgh by Carolina with Brian Dumoulin and Carolina's 1st round pick (Derrick Pouliot) in 2012 NHL Draft for Jordan Staal, June 22, 2012. Traded to Vancouver by Pittsburgh with Vancouver's 3rd round pick (previously acquired, Vancouver selected William Lockwood) in 2016 NHL Draft for Nick Bonino, Adam Clendening and Anaheim's 2nd round pick (previously acquired, Pittsburgh selected Filip Gustavsson) in 2016 NHL Draft, July 28, 2015. Missed majority of 2015-16 due to sports hernia surgery and broken jaw at Colorado, February 9, 2015.
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