Josefson, 23, had one goal and three points in 27 games last season.
The 20th pick in the 2009 NHL Draft, Josefson has seven goals and 25 points in 118 games over parts of four seasons. He had one assist in six Stanley Cup Playoff games during the Devils' run to the Stanley Cup Final in 2012.
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