OTTAWA, ON - DECEMBER 28: Clarke MacArthur #16 of the Ottawa Senators skates prior to an NHL game against the Boston Bruins at Canadian Tire Centre on December 28, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/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