“I wouldn’t normally issue that kind of statement, but the claim was almost completely contradictory to what we had put out before. And I felt strongly I had to say something. Obviously Marc is suffering from post-concussion syndrome. That’s a fact. But we expect him back and we expect him back relatively soon. I mean, who knows with these things? But based on everything I’ve been told, we expect him back relatively soon.”
– Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli, who sent out a statement Tuesday night refuting a report Marc Savard would miss the entire season with post-concussion syndrome.