Denis Savard Signed Picture Chicago Blackhawks Playmaker 8X10
This hand-signed Chicago Blackhawks 8X10 photo has been personally autographed by Denis Savard. To protect your investment, a Certificate Of Authenticity and a tamper evident holofoil from Slap Shot Signatures is included.
Learn More about Denis Savard:
Hockey Legend Denis Savard played 17 seasons in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks, Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning. Savard was a natural at hockey, his passion for the game began the first time he put on skates at the tender age of 5. He played for the Montreal Juniors by age 16 and centered one of the best junior lines, “Les Trois Denis” with Denis Cyr and Denis Tremblay as his wingers, they scored 158, 126 and 82 points respectively in their second year of play, including a combined 155 goals. Denis Savard won league MVP and it was expected for him to chosen first overall in the NHL Entry Draft by hometown team, the Montreal Canadiens. Instead, Savard was chosen 3rd overall by the Chicago Blackhawks.
Fortunately for Denis Savard, the Blackhawks were in the process of rebuilding and he was able to enter the NHL directly from the draft. Denis Savard quickly became a fan favorite, dazzling audiences with his speed, stickhandling, scoring ability and his signature move, the Savardian spinorama where he would skate at full speed, and twirl 360 degrees while still cradling the puck. After 10 seasons with Chicago including five 100 plus point seasons, Savard was traded to Montreal.
In Montreal, Denis Savard became a two way forward and won his first Stanley Cup Championship in his third season with the team. Savard signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning for one season in 1993 before he again re-joined the Chicago Blackhawks. Denis Savard retired from hockey with the Blackhawks in 1997 after 1196 regular season games in the NHL. His number 18 was raised to the rafters in Chicago and he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2000.
Following his retirement, Denis Savard coached the Chicago Blackhawks for 3 seasons, and he remains an ambassador for the Blackhawks.
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