TORONTO - NOVEMBER 16: David Legwand #11, J.P. Dumont #71 and Joel Ward #29 of the Nashville Predators celebrate J.P. Dumont's goal during game action against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre November 16, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/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