LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 07: Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers skates during warm-up prior to the NHL game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on October 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)
He's a winner. We want winners here, and he's a proven winner. He's won two Stanley Cups. He's 22 years old and been a big part of it. He's got all the right tools. He's got size (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) and strength. He's exactly what we were looking for. He's going to be a big piece of our team for many, many years to come.
— Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen on Brandon Saad, who he acquired in a trade with the Blackhawks on Tuesday