Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (2000) (shared with Jean-Francois Labbe)
Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 15, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, July 28, 2000. Traded to Los Angeles by Atlanta for future considerations, September 15, 2003. Missed majority of 2003-04 due to finger injury vs. Phoenix, December 31, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Liberec (CzRep), May 18, 2004.
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