Born : Ste-Genevieve, Québec, June 17, 1955
Catches : Left
Weight : 175 lbs.
Height : 5' 8"
Last Amateur club : Laval Titan (QMJHL)
Drafted by Buffalo in the 1st round (17th overall) in 1975
Buffalo's 1st choice (17th overall) in 1975 Entry Draft
Traded to the Detroit Red wings for future considerations
Re-acquired from the Detroit Red wings as a free agent
Traded to the Chicago Blackhawks for a Chicago's 3rd round choice in the 1986 Entry Draft (Kevin Kerr)
Led the NHL in GAA (2,36), playoffs GAA (2,04) and playoffs shutouts (2)
Led the NHL in playoffs shutouts (2)
Shared with Don Edwards the Vezina Memorial Trophy, 1980 ... Shared with Tom Barrasso the William Jennings Memorial Trophy, 1985 ... Named on the QMJHL First All-Star Team with the Laval Titan, 1974.
Led the SHL in playoffs shutouts (2) and playoffs GAA (1,43) with the Charlotte Checkers, 1975-76 ... Led the NHL in GAA (2,36), 1979-80 ... Brother of Jean-François Sauvé and father of Philippe Sauvé.