UNIONDALE, NY - JANUARY 23: Sidney Crosby #87 and Chris Kunitz #14 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate Crosby's first period goal against the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 23, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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