October 22, 2013

Denis Savard: Human Highlight Film

"Denis Savard can do what Bobby Hull could. He can pull people out of their seats. That's something I could never do" - Stan Mikita.

That's pretty high praise coming from one of the all time greats. Then again, Denis Savard is one of the all time greats, too.

Check out this video of Denis Savard scoring as beautiful of a goal as you will ever see in the National Hockey League. Everyone in the building would be standing by the time the goal horn sounded!

"Savard has charisma," said Hawks GM Bob Pulford, also a Hall of Fame player himself. "It's infectious and it translates to the fans. And in this game we are still in the business of putting people in the stands."

Here's more on the career of one of the most electrifying players in the history of the game: Denis Savard.

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