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Maxime Sauve

North American Skater - Val d'Or, QMJHL
Final Rank:26Midterm Rank:36
Height:6' 0"Weight:170
Born:January 30, 1990
Born in:Tours, FRA
Drafted: 2008: BOS (2nd Round / 47th Overall)  Boston Bruins
  • Was one of 40 players selected to the 2008 CHL Top Prospects Game.
  • Participated in the 2007 Canada Winter Games as a member of Team Quebec, posting three points in the tournament (2-1--3).
  • His dad, Jean-Francois Sauvé, played for the Buffalo Sabres and the Quebec Nordiques, tallying 65 career goals and 138 career assists in 290 NHL games.
  • His uncle, Robert (Bob), played 13 seasons in the NHL as a goaltender (Buffalo, Detroit, Chicago, New York Islanders) and was the co-winner of the Vezina Trophy (1980) and the William Jennings Trophy (1984-85). His cousin, Philippe, also a goaltender was drafted 38th overall in 1998 by the Colorado Avalanche – after a few NHL appearance he now plays in the German Elite League.
  • If he could choose any three people to have dinner with he would choose: his grandmother, sister and brother.
  • He credits his father for having the most influence on his career for all that he has taught him.
  • He got his start in hockey with the Seigneurs minor hockey team – “I loved scoring goals when I was three years old and I started when I was four”.




NHL Team: Calgary Flames

NHL Player: Detroit’s Pavel Datsyuk – “he has the best stickhandling”

Practice Drill: Shootout

Video Game: Play Station 3

Movie: Youngblood

TV Show: Spike TV

Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger

Food to cook: Spaghetti

Sport (other than hockey): Golf

Place to visit: France