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It was announced yesterday that Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andy Sutton retired after a 15 year career in the NHL. Over the course of his career, Sutton played for the San Jose Sharks, Minnesota Wild, Atlanta Thrashers, New York Islanders, Ottawa Senators, Anaheim Ducks, and Edmonton Oilers.

Standing at a towering 6'6" and weighing in at 245 pounds, Sutton was powerful shutdown defenseman... when he was healthy. In his career, Sutton never played a full NHL season, and only played more than 60 games in a season 3 times in his 15 year career. Sutton missed all of this season with a knee injury.

But perhaps Sutton will be most remembered for this famous sound-byte in 2010, when he asked a reporter if he was an expert:





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