#21 - Tom Sestito - Center Shoots:
Left 6'5", 228 lbs.
Rome, New York Years Pro:
Collected two goals and two assists on 10-9-10 earning the game's second star. Scored one goal and added one assist earning the game's first star on 10-30-10. Returned to the lineup on 12-3-10 after missing 10 games due to injury. Collected two assists on 12-8-10 at Bridgeport.
Split time between Syracuse and Columbus appearing in 36 games with the Crunch and three games with the Blue Jackets.
Savard had an excellent sophomore season with Moncton (QMJHL), improving on his numbers from his rookie year. In 68 games with the Wildcats, he recorded nine goals and 35 assists for a total of 44 points. He led all Moncton defensemen in assists and also led the club with a +29 rating.
Drafted from the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League, Tom showed his potential scoring 42 goals in the 2006-07 season with the Whalers. Tom signed a three-year entry level contract with the Blue Jackets on March 29, 2007. Tom made his NHL debut with Columbus in the last game of the 2007-08 season against the St. Louis Blues on April 6, 2008. Tom's older brother Tim played for the Springfield Falcons from 2007-2009 and was named team captain of Springfield during the 2008-09 campaign.
Columbus Blue Jackets round three (85th overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.