DETROIT - OCTOBER 08: Brian Campbell #51 of the Chicago Blackhawks looks to make a pass to teammate Colin Fraser #46 while Brad May #20 of the Detroit Red Wings stays with the puck during a NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on October 8, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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