BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 27: Ryan Miller #30 of the Buffalo Sabres casts a shadow as he heads to the locker room after warming up to play the Tampa Bay Lightning on March 27, 2010 at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images)
That's today's game. That's one of the things you have to deal with when you're a championship team. Guys are going to earn more money based on their performance and what they've achieved, [and] deservedly so. [Saad] falls into that category.
— Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville on Brandon Saad, who was traded by Chicago to the Columbus Blue Jackets this offseason