Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2000) QMJHL First All-Star Team (2001) Michel Briere Trophy (QMJHL MVP) (2001) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2001) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (2001) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2001) Ed Chynoweth Trophy (Memorial Cup Leading Scorer) (2001) ECHL All-Rookie Team (2002) ECHL Playoff MVP (2002) (co-winner - Tyrone Garner) AHL First All-Star Team (2005)
Traded to Nashville by Atlanta with Kirill Safronov for Ben Simon and Tomas Kloucek, December 2, 2003. Claimed on waivers by St. Louis from Nashville, November 29, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Bern (Swiss), May 6, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, June 25, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Bern (Swiss), January 9, 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