IHL First All-Star Team (1981) Governors' Trophy (Outstanding Defenseman IHL) (1981)
Traded to Vancouver by Philadelphia with Jack McIlhargey for Bob Dailey, January 20, 1977. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, August, 1980. Traded to Chicago by Los Angeles with Los Angeles' 3rd round choice (Trent Yawney) in 1984 Entry Draft for Terry Ruskowski, October 24, 1982.
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