SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 31: Radek Dvorak #14 of the Florida Panthers skates with the puck against Mike Comrie #89 of the Ottawa Senators at the Bank Atlantic Center on March 31, 2009 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/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