LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 8: Kings mascot Bailey and members of the Ice Girls next to Slapshot, a sailboat built by the Los Angeles Kings and D.I.S.C. Sports and Spine Center, prior to the game between the Phoenix Coyotes and the Los Angeles Kings on April 8, 2010 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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