Traded to Montreal by Toronto for Montreal's 2nd round choice (Darryl Shannon) in 1986 Entry Draft and Toronto's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Toronto selected Kent Hulst) in 1986 Entry Draft, September 18, 1985. Traded to Philadelphia by Montreal for Andre Villeneuve, October 30, 1986. Traded to Edmonton by Philadelphia for Jeff Brubaker, March 9, 1987.
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