MONTREAL, QC - SEPTEMBER 26: Cory Conacher #89 of the Ottawa Senators shoots the puck past Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens during the NHL game at the Bell Centre on September 26, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/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