PITTSBURGH, PA - FEBRUARY 24: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms up while wearing a camouflage jersey prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on February 24, 2013 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/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