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Marc Savard close to full contact

Updated: November 23, 2010, 5:31 PM ET
ESPNBoston.com

TAMPA, Fla. -- Boston Bruins center Marc Savard, sidelined with post-concussion symptoms, may soon resume full-contact workouts.

Savard is scheduled for extensive tests Tuesday with a specialist in Pittsburgh that could clear him to participate in all on-ice drills. He practiced with his teammates for the second time Monday.

Savard will be evaluated by Dr. Michael Collins, a nationally renowned expert in sports-related concussions, according to a Bruins team source. Collins developed ...

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