Denis Savard

Lightning Retro Profile: Denis Savard

Lightning Retro Profiles is a series of profiles on former Lightning players. Some are well known to fans even today, some not so much. These Retro Profiles will highlight some of the names from the Lightning’s past. What kind of player they were, what they did with the Lightning, and their contributions to where the team is today.
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Hawks' Kane surpasses Denis Savard in franchise assists

Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane surpassed Denis Savard for second-most assists in franchise history. The future Hall-of-Famer recorded his 720th assist in the third period Sunday when Caleb Jones scored against the Florida Panthers for a 3-2 game. At first glance, it looked like Dylan Strome tapped the puck in, but Jones was officially credited with the goal for his second of the season.

Denis Savard Congratulates Blackhawks' Patrick Kane on Milestone

Savard congratulates Kane on achievement originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago. Patrick Kane passed Denis Savard for second-most assists in franchise history during Sunday's game at the United Center. Kane recorded his 720th assist in the third period against the Florida Panthers on a goal that came from Caleb Jones....

Patrick Kane Passes Denis Savard on Blackhawks Franchise Assist Leaderboard

Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane is no stranger to reaching career milestones or climbing the record books. On Sunday afternoon the 33-year-old passed his former coach and Blackhawks great Denis Savard on the Blackhawks Franchise Assist leaderboard. While the Blackhawks ultimately fell to the Florida Panthers by a final of...
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Denis Savard on Tony Esposito: 'A great man'

The past two years haven't been easy on Denis Savard. The former Blackhawks great sadly lost his mother-in-law to COVID-19, and also watched his brother lose his mother-in-law. Just recently, former teammate and buddy Troy Murray was diagnosed with cancer. And then, on Aug. 10, Savard learned Hawks goalie Tony...