QMHL First All-Star Team (1951, 1953) QHL First All-Star Team (1955) QHL Second All-Star Team (1956, 1957) Named Best Defenseman at WEC-A (1959) EHL Second All-Star Team (1961)
Traded to Chicago (St. Louis-AHL) by NY Rangers for cash, September 19, 1950. Traded to Montreal by Chicago for cash, October 25, 1954. Claimed on waivers by Quebec (QHL) from Shawinigan (QHL), October, 1956.
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