DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21: Members of the San Jose Sharks and the Detroit Red Wings warm up before an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHL 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