VANCOUVER, BC - APRIL 10: Alexandre Burrows #14 of the Vancouver Canucks and Jean-Sebastien Giguere #35 of the Colorado Avalanche chat before their NHL game at Rogers Arena April 10, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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