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Columbus Blue Jackets reassign defenceman David Savard to Springfield of AHL

Saturday, 02.09.2013 / 5:25 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Columbus Blue Jackets reassign defenceman David Savard to Springfield of AHL

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have reassigned defenceman David Savard to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Mass.

The 22-year-old Savard has totalled 44:35 of ice time in three games played with Columbus. In 34 games earlier this season with Springfield he had three goals, 18 assists and a plus-12 rating.

A native of St. Hyacinthe, Quebec, Savard was selected by the Blue Jackets in the fourth round, 94th overall, of the 2009 draft. The 6-foot-2, 219-pound defenceman has two goals and eight assists in 34 career NHL games, all with Columbus.

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