SUNRISE, FL - APRIL 7: Cory Conacher #89 of the Ottawa Senators is congratulated by teammates after scoring a first period goal against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on April 7, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/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