PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 07: Mike Knuble #9 of the Philadelphia Flyers passes the puck while being checked by Tomas Fleischmann #14 of the Florida Panthers Lightning on February 7, 2013 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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