AHL First All-Star Team (1971)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1973, 1974, 1975)
Traded to Minnesota by NY Rangers with Wayne Hillman and Dan Seguin for Dave Balon, June 12, 1968. Traded to California by Minnesota with Walt McKechnie for Dennis Hextall, May 20, 1971. Traded to Chicago by California for Jim Pappin and Chicago's 3rd round choice (Guy Lash) in 1977 Amateur Draft, June 1, 1975.
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