Signed as a free agent by Calgary, October 10, 1996. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, September 24, 1997. Signed as a free agent by St-Jean (QPSHL), September 29, 2002. Played w/ RHI's Vancouver Voodoo in 1993 (11-14-10-24-83) and 1994 (3-2-5-7-0); Oakland Skates in 1994 (4-4-3-7-40) and 1995 (17-17-14-31-80); San Jose Sting in 1997 (21-18-13-31-108) and MLRH's Philadelphia Sting in 1998 (3-5-5-10-23).
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