NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 22: Goalie Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators suits up prior to a game against the Vancouver Canucks at Bridgestone Arena on February 22, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/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