SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 17: Andrew Desjardins #10 of the San Jose Sharks takes a face-off against Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at SAP Center on April 17, 2014 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Nick Lust/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