LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 4: Jonathan Bernier #45 of the Los Angeles Kings stretches prior to a game against the Nashville Predators at Staples Center on March 4, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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