Marc Savard

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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DJ Bean
January 21, 2012 - 8:44 am
Bruins forward Marc Savard , who is out for the season with post-concussion syndrome, made a rare appearance at TD Garden Saturday to unveil the suite he recently bought for patients dealing with head trauma at Children's Hospital. Savard has been plagued with head issues since receiving a...
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DJ Bean
January 12, 2012 - 6:28 am
The Bruins confirmed late Thursday morning that forward Marc Savard , whose career is most likely over due to multiple concussions, will not be coming to Boston to make his scheduled appearance. Earlier Thursday, Savard was tweeting about weather interfering with his travel plans. Savard was...
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DJ Bean
January 07, 2012 - 12:24 pm
While the big question Saturday regarding a possible suspension surrounds Bruins forward Milan Lucic , he isn't the only Bruins' left wing who could be in trouble with the league. Brad Marchand was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct for clipping Canucks defenseman Sami Salo in the...
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DJ Bean
November 08, 2011 - 8:09 am
Marc Savard is using Twitter to do more than correctly predict the future. On Tuesday, the day after it became well-known that the 34-year-old was on Twitter, Savard, who will miss the entire season and possibly beyond with post-concussion syndrome, provided an update on his health. He tweeted the...
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DJ Bean
September 12, 2011 - 7:59 pm
One petitioned player will be on the Stanley Cup , but what about the others? Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli confirmed Monday night that center Marc Savard ' s name will be on the trophy, which is good news for a guy who hasn't had much of it. Due to his latest concussion, Savard played in...
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DJ Bean
August 07, 2011 - 8:50 am
Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli confirmed to the Boston Globe's Fluto Shinzawa what many have figured since Savard was shut down for the season in January: if he retires, he won't get the money due to him over the six years remaining on his contract. That means he's better off coming to camp...
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DJ Bean
August 02, 2011 - 1:24 pm
News continues to emerge about the status of Bruins center Marc Savard , but unfortunately for the 34-year-old, it isn't good on the concussion front. Canadian media outlets, including TSN, caught up with Savard Monday as he had his day with the Stanley Cup in Peterborough, Ontario. Savard, who is...
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DJ Bean
July 28, 2011 - 9:02 pm
Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli has told the Boston Globe that center Marc Savard is still dealing with post-concussion symptoms, as the center continues to experience headaches stemming from his latest concussion. The report notes that "barring an immediate turnaround in his condition,"...
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