Played in NHL All-Star Game (1937)
Signed as a free agent by Mtl. Maroons, April 8, 1928. Rights later awarded to Toronto. Traded to Mtl. Maroons by Toronto for $15,000, November 27, 1928. Traded to Detroit by Mtl. Maroons for cash, December 13, 1938.
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