RALEIGH, NC - FEBRUARY 08: Dale Weise #22 of the Montreal Canadiens battles for the puck against Jay Harrison #44 of the Carolina Hurricanes during a game at PNC Arena on February 8, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/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