STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - OCTOBER 8: Center Peter Forsberg #21 of the Columbus Blue Jackets squares off against right wing Matt Bradley #10 of San Jose Sharks at the The Ericsson Globe Arena during the 2010 Compuware NHL Premiere game on October 8, 2010 in Stockholm, Sweden. The Blue Jackets defeated the Sharks 5-2. (Photo by Gunnar Ask/NHLI via Getty Images)
He's a winner. We want winners here, and he's a proven winner. He's won two Stanley Cups. He's 22 years old and been a big part of it. He's got all the right tools. He's got size (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) and strength. He's exactly what we were looking for. He's going to be a big piece of our team for many, many years to come.
— Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen on Brandon Saad, who he acquired in a trade with the Blackhawks on Tuesday