Played in NHL All-Star Game (1969, 1974, 1975)
Claimed by Philadelphia from Chicago in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Traded to Pittsburgh by Philadelphia with Bobby Taylor for Gary Inness and cash, March 9, 1976.
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