Quick Takes: Jackets beat Rangers, 5-2

Columbus claims the season series with this road win What a game! After blowing out the Islanders in Nationwide last night, the Blue Jackets traveled to the Big Apple to face the other New York team. Just a minute in, Alexander Wennberg opened the scoring by deflecting a David Savard shot. New York responded 3 minutes later with a score by He Who Shall Not Be Named. But it was...
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WATCH: Pre-Game: David Savard (2/26/17)

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Savard leads Blue Jackets past Oilers 6-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Defenseman David Savard had two goals, and the Columbus Blue Jackets scored on their first two shots on their way to a 6-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night. Boone Jenner and Scott Hartnell each had a goal and an assist as last-place Columbus won for the third time in four games. Cam Atkinson and Fedor Tyutin also scored, and Joonas Korpisalo...
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March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Savard to throw out first pitch at Clippers game

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman David Savard is scheduled to throw out the first pitch at tomorrows Columbus Clippers game. So, will he throw it down the middle for a perfect strike, or are we about to see him pull a 50 Cent?      
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets triumph over Avs on Savard’s late goal

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman David Savard scored with just over one minute remaining on the clock to pull his team ahead and beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Sunday night in Denver. It was the first of two meetings between the two clubs this season. The Blue Jackets (17-17-3) pulled out the win despite playing on the second half of a back-to-back after losing 6-3 in Arizona...
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January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Savard becoming bedrock on the Blue Line

Two years ago, defenseman David Savard came upon a fork in the road. He played just four games for Columbus in 2013 and realized that if he wanted to stay in the NHL, he had to get lighter and quicker. He took that message to heart that summer and came into training camp in September 2013 as a reinvigorated player. "I think it was a wake-up call", he said. "Two years ago was a tough...
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October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

2013/14 Season Review: David Savard

A breakout season can be quantified in a multitude of ways. An increase in offense can often constitute a breakout season, whether it is a forward or a defenseman. David Savard came into this season needing a breakout year in the worst way, finding himself so far down on the depth chart it seemed as if he was bound for another year in Springfield. An injury to Dalton Prout opened...
Via BS Hockey
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Savard playing bigger role for Columbus since Olympic break

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 returning for the game in Minnesota, and Ryan Murray has been out since injuring his knee in Toronto...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blue Jackets defenseman loses stick over the glass

The Columbus Blue Jackets were up on the Florida Panthers early in the 2nd period when a truly bizarre incident took place. Blue Jackets defenseman David Savard stick flew out of his hands and over the glass when Florida Panthers forward Marcel Goc lifted his stick to get the puck. Fox Sports even took the initiative and interviewed the lucky fan who got the stick, who amazingly...
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February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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