RALEIGH, NC - DECEMBER 27: Ron Hainsey #65 of the Carolina Hurricanes squirts his face with water during warmpus prior to an NHL game against the Pittsburgh Penguins on December 27, 2013 at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Phil Ellsworth/NHLI 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