Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2001) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2002)
Spent majority of the 2005-06 as a healthy reserve. Traded to New Jersey by San Jose with Alexander Korolyuk for Vladimir Malakhov and New Jersey's 1st round choice (later traded to St. Louis - St. Louis selected David Perron) in 2007 Entry Draft, October 1, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Krefeld (Germany), June 11, 2008.
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