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Mike Weaver | Defenseman

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (36) / 5/2/1978
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 186
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Mike Weaver, Bryan Allen, and Michael Bournival will all sit Tuesday night on Long Island.
At this time, only Mike Weaver is a viable fantasy option as he's blocked 52 shots in 26 games so far this season. Dec 23 - 6:18 PM
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Mike Weaver has been cleared to return from his concussion.

However, he didn't play Thursday and he's still listed on Montreal's injured reserve. Weaver hasn't played since Dec. 6.
Dec 19 - 9:15 AM

Mike Weaver (concussion) skated Sunday.

He took to the ice for about 40 minutes and he didn't experience any ill effects. Weaver has been sidelined since Dec. 6 due to a concussion.
Dec 15 - 8:45 AM

Mike Weaver sustained a concussion on Saturday against Dallas.

He didn't participate in Monday's practice and won't play versus Vancouver on Tuesday.
Dec 8 - 3:02 PM

Mike Weaver is expected to skate with Tom Gilbert on Montreal's third pairing on Friday night in Chicago.

"We expect more from Mike than the way he’s played recently because we know what he can bring to the lineup. Sometimes, sitting out can help a player. We hope he bounces back strong," Coach Therrien said of Weaver. Montreal may be near the top of the standings, but it appears their blue line has yet to be settled. Weaver leads the team with 651 blocked shots.
Dec 5 - 6:58 PM

Mike Weaver might be a healthy scratch for Wednesday's game against Minnesota.

He appeared to be the odd man out during Tuesday's practice. If he does sit then Bryan Allen will probably back in after he was scratched on Monday night.
Dec 3 - 8:29 AM

Mike Weaver will return to the Habs' lineup against St. Louis on Thursday.

Weaver missed the Canadiens' last game against Pittsburgh with an upper-body injury. Weaver carries no fantasy value.
Nov 20 - 7:35 PM

Mike Weaver is dealing with an upper-body injury.

Weaver was a late scratch from Tuesday's game as a result. He has three assists in 18 contests in 2014-15.
Nov 18 - 7:02 PM

Mike Weaver (flu) returned to action on Saturday.

It was a big return for Weaver as he was a plus-three in a 4-1 win over Minnesota. Weaver now has one assist, a minus-three rating and 30 blocked shots in 14 games.
Nov 9 - 9:37 AM

Mike Weaver didn't play Wednesday against Buffalo because of the flu.

Just an FYI, as he shouldn't be on your fantasy radar. He has one assist, 28 blocks and a minus-6 rating in 13 games this season.
Nov 6 - 11:08 AM

Mike Weaver's one-year salary is the most lucrative deal he has received in his soon-to-be 13-year career.

He re-signed with Montreal for $1.75 million. Weaver had one goal, 13 points and 128 blocks in 72 games last season between the Florida Panthers and the Canadiens.
Jul 5 - 1:00 PM

Mike Weaver has re-signed with Montreal for one-year and $1.75 million.

He was in and out of the lineup as the Habs' seventh rearguard. Every NHL team needs a player like Weaver but he really is not a fantasy asset as he only has value if your pools counts blocked shots and hits.
Jul 1 - 1:00 PM

Mike Weaver appears as though he will test free agency.

His agent has already said that the defenseman will field other offers after he didn't get much of a response from the Canadiens. Weaver was acquired from Florida a the trade deadline and he played well for Montreal, especially during the playoffs. In 72 games during the regular season, Weaver had 13 points, 121 hits and 128 blocks. During the postseason, he earned four points and a plus-8 rating in 17 appearances.
Jun 30 - 10:41 AM

Mike Weaver played a strong game in Montreal's loss to Boston on Saturday afternoon.

He scored a goal and had four blocked shots in a 5-3 defeat. Weaver made two big blocks during a 5-on-3 power play for the Bruins in the first period. His first goal since April 4th came early in the second frame.
May 3 - 6:15 PM

Mike Weaver logged 15:22 of ice time in his Montreal debut Thursday night.

He had two penalty minutes, one shot, a block and a minus-1 rating in a 5-2 loss to Phoenix. Weaver is known as a good shot blocker and penalty killer, so he should fit in nicely with the Canadiens. Montreal leads the league in blocked shots this year with a total of 1,211.
Mar 7 - 8:32 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1David Desharnais
2Tomas Plekanec
3Lars Eller
4Manny Malhotra
LW1Max Pacioretty
2Alex Galchenyuk
3Jiri Sekac
4Michael Bournival
RW1Brendan Gallagher
2P. A. Parenteau
3Brandon Prust
4Dale Weise
5Sven Andrighetto
D1P.K. Subban
2Andrei Markov
3Sergei Gonchar
4Alexei Emelin
5Tom Gilbert
6Mike Weaver
7Nathan Beaulieu
8Bryan Allen
G1Carey Price
2Dustin Tokarski