GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 20: General view outside of Jobing.com Arena before the NHL game between the Chicago Blackhawks and Phoenix Coyotes on January 20, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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