TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 6: Victor Hedman #77 of the Tampa Bay Lightning gets ready for pre-game warm-ups prior to the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on February 6, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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