BOSTON, MA - MARCH 17: Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins wears a St. Patrick's Day jersey for warm ups before the game against the Minnesota Wild at the TD Garden on March 17, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/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