GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 20: Joffrey Lupul #19 of the Toronto Maple Leafs skates with the puck as Radim Vrbata #17 and Mike Ribeiro #63 of the Phoenix Coytotes defend during the first period at Jobing.com Arena on January 20, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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