"I was a member of nine Stanley Cup teams, but this was the greatest experience of my career."

Serge Savard



Team Rosters: Canada
     


Position: D
Shoots: Left
Height: 6-2
Weight: 200
Born:
1/22/1946
Montreal, Quebec

Club 1972:
Montreal Canadiens

Serge Savard
Team Canada # 23

One of the finest NHL defensemen of all times, Serge Savard had an outstanding career with the glorious Montreal Canadiens dynasty of the 1970ís. He was recognized as a very slick blueliner and an amazing team player who always put team interests above his personal ambitions and results. His slick technique in skating and puck handling, dedication to hockey and sportsmanship brought him numerous individual and team professional hockey awards.

Career Statistics
Competitions GP G A PTS PIM
NHL Reg. Season 1040 106 333 439 592
NHL Playoffs 130 19 49 68 88

CAREER HIGHLIGTS:

  • Played in the professional hockey leagues: 1966-1983
  • Professional hockey clubs that Serge Savard played in: Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets
  • Stanley Cups (7) : 1968, 1969, 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979
  • Professional hockey awards:
    Rookie of the Year 1966-67
    Conn Smythe Trophy 1968-69
    Bill Masterton Trophy 1978-79
    Hockey Hall of Fame 1986

PERFORMANCE IN THE 1972 SUMMIT

Serge Savard played in five games of the 1972 Summit. Needless to say, that none of these five games was lost. By all means, Savard was one of the best Canadian defensemen in the tournament. He arguably earned a lot of respect and appreciation for a very fine performance by the Soviet fans.

1972 Summit Overall Statistics
GP G A P PIM SOG SAG +/-
5 0 2 2 0 3 7 -1
 
 


Game-by-Game Performance: Scoring

Summit 1972: Scoring
Game   Period Time Scoring Notes
Game 7117:34AssistSHG
Game 7317:54AssistGWG
- Game Summaries -
 
 


Game-by-Game Performance: Penalty History

Summit 1972: Penalty
Game   Period Time Description
- Game Summaries -