TORONTO, ON - NOVEMBER 25: Nazem Kadri #43 of the Toronto Maple Leafs shoots during warmup before action against the Columbus Blue Jackets NHL action at the Air Canada Centre November 25, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/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