Brother of Pat and Gord
Traded to Chicago by Toronto with Cal Gardner, Gus Mortson and Al Rollins for Harry Lumley, September 11, 1952. Loaned to Detroit (Edmonton-WHL) by Chicago for 1952-53 season for the loan of Guyle Fielder for 1952-53 season, October 15, 1952. Traded to Detroit (Edmonton-WHL) by Chicago for Bill Brennan, August 4, 1953.
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