Net Worth $28 Million
Marc Savard is a Canadian professional ice hockey player with an estimated net worth of $28 Million.
Marc Savard started to play in the major hockey league for Oshawa General. After his second season with the Generals, in which he scored a league-leading 139 points, he was selected 91st overall in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft by the New York Rangers.
He continued to play in the OHL for two more seasons. He received his second Eddie Powers Memorial Trophy as league leading scorer in 1996–97 with 130 points.
In 1997–98, he was assigned at the Hartford Wolfpack. Then in 1999, he was traded to the Calgary Flames,
In 2002, he was acquired by the Atlanta Thrashers from Calgary in exchange for Ruslan Zainullin. During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, Savard played in the Swiss leagues with HC Thurgau of Nationalliga B and briefly with SC Bern of Nationalliga A.
In 2006, he signed with the Boston Bruins to a four-year, $20 million contract. In his second season with the Bruins, Savard was named to his first NHL All-Star Game in 2008, replacing an injured Dany Heatley.
In 2008-09 season, he was named as a reserve to his second All-Star game in Montreal.
Seven games into the 2009–10 season, he suffered from a broken foot while inadvertently blocking a shot. Then,the Bruins signed Savard to a seven-year extension worth $28.05 million. The said deal is spread out with approximately $14 million the first two years and $14 million for the remaining five.
On March 7, 2010 Savard suffered a Grade 2 concussion in the 3rd period of the Bruins game against the Pittsburgh Penguins after taking a hit to the head from Matt Cooke.
On January 23, 2011, Savard then suffered a second concussion on a hit by former Bruin Matt Hunwick in a game against the Colorado Avalanche.
The Bruins won the Stanley Cup, as they defeated the Vancouver Canucks in seven games.
On September 12, 2011, Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli announced that Savard’s name will be included on the Stanley Cup, as he had missed games only because of injury.
On August 31, 2011, it was announced that Savard had been shut down for the 2011-2012 season by GM Peter Chiarelli. As of the 2013-2014 season, Savard has not played since his concussion.
Marc Savard was born on July 17,1977 in Ottawa, Ontario.