WCHA First All-Star Team (1979) WCHA Freshman of the Year (1979) NCAA West First All-American Team (1979)
Traded to Colorado by Minnesota with the rights to Jim Dobson for cash, December 31, 1981. Transferred to New Jersey after Colorado franchise relocated, June 30, 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