TAMPA, FL - APRIL 3: Alex Killorn #17 and Ondrej Palat #18 of the Tampa Bay Lightning joke around during the pre game skate prior to the game against the Calgary Flames at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on April 3, 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