NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 26: Mike Komisarek #8 of the Toronto Maple Leafs and David Clarkson #23 of the New Jersey Devils battle for a loose puck during the game at the Prudential Center on December 26, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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