ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 20: Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks skates by fans before game against the Chicago Blackhawks on March 20, 2013 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Etem scored his first career goal in the game. (Photo by Debora Robinson/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