Jackets Ink Savard

Jul 16, 2013

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman David Savard to a one-year, two-way contract.

Terms were not disclosed. A third-round draft choice  in 2009, the 22-year-old Savard has appeared in 35 games for the Blue Jackets. Last season, he played in four games for Columbus, and spent most of his time with the team's minor league affiliate in Springfield.