Jim Rutherford is going into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Here are his best moves (or non-moves) as the Penguins GM.
10.) August 6th, 2015: Signing of Matt Cullen
9.) February 23rd, 2017: GMJR trades a second round pick for Ron Hainsey
8.) February 27th, 2016: GMJR trades a 3rd round pick for Justin Schultz
7.) March 2nd, 2015: Jim Rutherford trades Robert Bortuzzo for Ian Cole
6.) July 28th, 2015: Rutherford trades Brandon Sutter for Nick Bonino
5.) December 14th, 2015: Rutherford deals Rob Scuderi for Trevor Daley
4.) January 16th, 2016: GMJR moves David Perron for Carl Hagelin
3.) June 28th, 2014: Rutherford trades James Neal for Nick Spaling and Patric Hornqvist
2.)Trade deadline 2016: Not trading Marc-Andre Fleury
1.) July 1st, 2015: Trading Kasperi Kapanen, Nick Spaling, Scott Harington, and first and third round picks for Phil Kessel.
I'll go into why this is the correct order today at 4:40 on the Crowley Show.