NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 06: New York Rangers Alumni Adam Graves, Stephane Matteau, Ryan Hartman and Jay Wells speak to fans during the Youth Hockey Night Forum at Madison Square Garden before the game against the Edmonton Oilers on February 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/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