The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed David Savard to a 5 year, 4.25 Mil AAV extension.
The 6 foot 2, 220lbs defenseman is heading into his 5th season with the Columbus Blue Jackets. In 4 seasons, Savard has recorded 18 goals, 61 points in 187 games. The 24 year old has been steadily improving notching a career high in goals and points last season with 11 goals, and 36 pts in 82 games.
Savard will be a key component of the Blue Jackets as he, and his teammates look to bring the team back into the playoffs in this upcoming season.