Originally Posted by Isles4life
I love this guy. If he can stay healthy and get his offense back on track to what it looked like during his first season, Ruutu should be a great player for the Canes.
Agreed. He endeared himself to fans in his first game here (landing at the airport at 6:15, getting a police escort to the game with Ron Francis
going over the system on the way, and getting the game-winning assist. He's a great second line player...skilled, fast, gritty, great scoring instincts, and he hits everything that moves. I'm thrilled.