Last Game: Did not dress in Game 6 at TBL
- Acquired by the Rangers on Mar. 1
- Was credited with nine hits and five blocked shots in three regular season games with the Rangers
- Led all skaters with four blocked shots, recorded one hit, and posted a plus-one rating in 18:14 of ice time on Apr. 11 at WSH
- Tied for the team-high with three hits and recorded two shots on goal in 15:00 of ice time while making his Rangers debut on Mar. 29 vs. WSH
- Recorded three assists/points in 17 games with the Coyotes
- Has notched one assist and posted a plus-three rating in 13 games with Hartford (AHL)
- Made his Wolf Pack debut on Mar. 6 at Worcester
- Tallied his first assist/point with the Wolf Pack on Mar. 8 at Manchester
Signed Letter of Intent to attend U. of Michigan (CCHA) in fall of 2006.
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