FLAMES (AHL): Recorded 29 points (7G, 22A) and 64 PIMs in 50 games... FLAMES (NHL): Recalled on Apr. 21...
Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, September 24, 2008. Traded to Calgary by St. Louis with Reto Berra and St. Louis' 1st round choice (Emile Poirier) in 2013 Entry Draft for Jay Bouwmeester, April 1, 2013. Re-assigned to Chicago (AHL) by Calgary, January 23, 2014.
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