NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils acquired forward Marc Savard and a second-round pick in 2018 from the Florida Panthers on Friday for Graham Black and Paul Thompson.READ MORE: Housing Crisis: County Mayors Hold Roundtable On Skyrocketing Rents
The 38-year-old Savard hasn’t played since the 2010-11 season because of concussion related issues. He has 207 goals 499 assists in 807 career regular-season games with the New York Rangers, Calgary, Atlanta and Boston. In 25 playoff games, he has eight goals and 14 assists.READ MORE: Deadly Hit & Run Near Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Black spent last season with Albany in the American Hockey League. The 23-year-old center had seven goals and two assists in 50 games.
The 27-year-old Thompson was scoreless in three games last season for the Devils. The forward had 13 goals and 22 assists in 56 games for Albany.MORE NEWS: Tractor Trailer Rollover Shuts Down Section Of Turnpike In Miami Gardens
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