USHL First All-Star Team (1951) AHL First All-Star Team (1953)
Traded to Vancouver (WHL) by NY Rangers for cash, January 7, 1954. Traded to Chicago by Vancouver (WHL) for cash, January 20, 1954. Traded to Montreal by Chicago with future considerations for Lorne Davis, October 13, 1954.
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