Sean Avery of the New York Rangers attempts to screen goaltender Martin Brodeur of the New Jersey Devils on March 30, 2009 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Chris McGrath/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