Marc Savard

Marc Savard Boston Bruins
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Matt Kalman
April 09, 2019 - 6:28 pm
Along with Zdeno Chara, Marc Savard brought legitimacy back to the Bruins in 2006 when the star unrestricted free agents agreed to come to Boston and join general manager Peter Chiarelli’s plan to return the Original Six franchise to prominence. The Bruins missed the playoffs their first year with...
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Sara Civian
April 12, 2018 - 6:31 pm
Former Bruin Marc Savard has been easing himself back into the hockey world with some recent appearances on Sportsnet in Canada, and it doesn’t take much more than a soul and access to Google to see why this is great news. Savard went through self-proclaimed hell after post-concussion symptoms...
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Scott McLaughlin
April 08, 2018 - 7:26 pm
Former Bruin Marc Savard has been doing some work for Sportsnet in Canada over the last month, and 99.9 percent of the hockey world agrees that it is great to see him back around the game and doing well. Steve Simmons of the Toronto Sun, however, is the 0.1 percent who is not happy about this. For...
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DJ Bean
June 10, 2016 - 4:50 pm
Marc Savard's contract has been traded again, as the Panthers flipped it to the Devils along with a second-round pick in 2018 for forwards Paul Thompson and Graham Black. The value of Savard's contract to a team is that they can use his $4.027 million cap hit to help them reach the cap floor next...
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DJ Bean
July 01, 2015 - 2:11 pm
The Bruins have traded Reilly Smith and Marc Savard 's contract to the Panthers for the rights to restricted free agent Jimmy Hayes. The trade was first reported by ESPN's Pierre LeBrun. The move swapped out Smith, a 24-year-old left shot right wing, for a right-shot right wing in the 25-year-old...
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DJ Bean
May 30, 2013 - 9:42 am
PITTSBURGH -- Matt Cooke hasn't been suspended in over two years, but the controversial Penguins forward knows that his past is on plenty of people's minds as he prepares to face the Bruins in Eastern Conference finals. Cooke, a veteran of 13 seasons, is best known for having a career of dirty hits...
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Mike Petraglia
May 29, 2013 - 1:02 pm
WILMINGTON -- The Bruins are not consumed with exacting revenge on Matt Cooke . As Brad Marchand reminded everyone on Wednesday after practice, the stakes now are way too high to get into revenge games for a hit that happened three seasons ago. Of course, the hit that is etched in the mind of every...
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DJ Bean
May 23, 2013 - 2:28 pm
NEW YORK -- Speaking of super weird tweets, Marc Savard thinks John Tortorella should get fired: Tortorella should get fired right after the game he has ruined all of his players confidence #Richardswillget80pointsnextyear #ByeByeTorts '€” marc savard (@MSavvy91) May 23, 2013 The tweet came in...
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DJ Bean
October 22, 2012 - 11:12 am
While there's no news as to where things stand for a potential season, Marc Savard took to Twitter Monday to give what at this point figures to be an annual reminder that he won't be playing hockey. The veteran center, who hasn't played since suffering a concussion on Jan. 22, 2011, said that at...
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DJ Bean
April 11, 2012 - 9:16 am
WILMINGTON -- When the Bruins traded for Nathan Horton in the 2010 offseason, the hope was that he could thrive in the Boston offense thanks to the skills of Marc Savard . Scorers such as Phil Kessel had excelled when skating on Savard's line, so fans and media alike wondered if Savard could make...
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