DALLAS, TX - APRIL 09: Ray Whitney #13 of the Dallas Stars skates the puck against Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings at American Airlines Center on April 9, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/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