Regular Season Career as a Blue: 75GP, 14-6-20, 24 PIM
-Posted first career playoff point in Game 4
-4 of his 13 goals this reg. season were GWG
-Posted 15 points (4-11-15) and a +7 in 17 games with Chicago (AHL) this season
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