WHL Second All-Star Team (1968)
Traded to Minneapolis (IHL) by Port Huron (IHL) for Bill Lecaine, October, 1962. Claimed by Minnesota from Seattle (WHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 11, 1968. Claimed by Philadelphia from Minnesota in Intra-League Draft, June 12, 1968. Selected by Houston (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Claimed by Atlanta from Philadelphia in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1972.
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