David Savard RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blue Jackets' David Savard cashes in with five-year extension

    Yahoo! Sports "Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman David Savard cashed in quite well on a career 2014-15. The pending restricted free agent landed a five-year deal worth $4.25 million per-season, according to Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch. That bopped him up from his two-year contract worth $2.6..." September 08

  • Savard playing bigger role for Columbus since Olympic break

    Fox Sports "The defense rests. Yeah, sure, maybe in the courtroom, but not on the Columbus Blue Jackets back line. Not even close, especially since the roster was depleted with injuries to two of the team's top-six defensemen. Fedor Tyutin missed the first eight games after the Olympic break before..." March 18

  • Blue Jackets sign defenseman David Savard to a one-year contract

    NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman David Savard to a one-year, two-way (NHL/AHL) contract for the 2013-14 season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, further terms were not disclosed. Columbus’ third pick, 94th overall, at the 2009 NHL Draft,..." July 15