Son of Syl
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1975)
Attended Queens University while playing with Kingston (OHA-Sr.) Traded to Pittsburgh by NY Rangers with Sheldon Kannegiesser for Glen Sather, January 26, 1971. Traded to Los Angeles by Pittsburgh with Hartland Monahan for Dave Schultz, Gene Carr and L.A. Kings' 4th round choice (Shane Pearsall) in 1978 Amateur Draft, November 2, 1977.
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