BUFFALO, NY - NOVEMBER 24: Tyler Ennis #63 of the Buffalo Sabres warms up to play the Detroit Red Wings at First Niagara Center on November 24, 2013 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jen Fuller/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