SUNRISE, FL - FEBRUARY 27: Sean Bergenheim #20 of the Florida Panthers crosses sticks with Karl Alzner #27 of the Washington Capitals at the BB&T Center on February 27, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/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