QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2002) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (2014) (shared with Eric Hartzell)
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim. July 12, 2011. Re-assigned to Fort Wayne (ECHL) by Anaheim, February 19, 2013. Traded to Minnesota by Anaheim for future considerations, April 3, 2013. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Wilkes-Barre (AHL) September 27, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Wilkes-Barre (AHL), November 29, 2013.
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