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Yannick Weber | Defenseman | #7

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (29) / 9/23/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 200
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 3 (73) / MON
Contract: view contract details

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Yannick Weber potted his second goal of the season in a 4-3 loss to Calgary on Thursday night.
Weber's last goal came on Dec. 19 against Winnipeg. He has contributed a mere four points in 34 games this season. Nashville has great depth on the back end, but Weber doesn't have any fantasy value. Feb 16 - 11:22 AM

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Yannick Weber will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Weber has one goal and two assists in 26 games this season. Anthony Bitetto will also watch the game from the press box for the Predators.
Jan 30 - 7:52 PM

Yannick Weber will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Weber's now been scratched in four consecutive games. He has one goal and two assists in 26 games this season. Anthony Bitetto and Cody McLeod will also watch the game from the press box.
Jan 23 - 7:53 PM

The Nashville Predators will scratch Yannick Weber tonight against the Arizona Coyotes.

Weber has three points in 26 games this season and will sit for the second straight game. He will be joined in the press box by Anthony Bitetto and Cody McLeod.
Jan 18 - 7:43 PM

Yannick Weber has signed a two-year contract extension with the Nashville Predators.

The deal will pay Weber $650,000 in 2018-19 and $700,000 in 2019-20. He has a goal, two assists, 29 hits, and 22 blocks in 25 games for the Predators this season. In 73 appearances last year, Weber contributed one goal and seven helpers.
Jan 9 - 11:23 AM

Yannick Weber (lower body) is expected to be back in the lineup on Monday night.

Weber led the stretches during the morning skate and he is projected to replace Anthony Bitetto on the blue line against Boston. Weber, who hasn't played since Nov. 11, has two assists in 12 games this campaign.
Mon, Dec 4, 2017 12:17:00 PM

Yannick Weber (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve.

Weber is expected to be sidelined for two-to-four weeks with a lower-body injury. He was hurt this past Saturday versus the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Tue, Nov 14, 2017 12:51:00 PM

Yannick Weber is out with a lower-body injury.

Weber sustained the injury in Saturday's win over Pittsburgh. Anthony Bitetto may get a chance to play Tuesday night if Weber isn't available.
Mon, Nov 13, 2017 01:37:00 PM

Yannick Weber has been activated from injured reserve by the Nashville Predators.

Weber suffered an upper-body injury against Dallas earlier this season, but it sounds like he's closing in on a return. He has no points and four penalty minutes in four games this season. He hasn't played in a game since Oct. 12.
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 01:35:00 AM

Yannick Weber has been put on injured reserve by Nashville.

Weber sustained an upper-body injury last Thursday when he was hit hard by Dallas' Martin Hanzal. A timetable for his return is unclear.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 11:12:00 AM

The Predators have termed Yannick Weber (upper body) as day-to-day.

Weber was hurt by a high hit from Dallas' Martin Hanzal on Thursday. He couldn't complete the game and missed Friday's practice. Don't expect him to play on Saturday, though he hasn't been ruled out yet.
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 06:06:00 PM

Yannick Weber (upper body) missed Friday's practice.

Weber absorbed a high hit from Dallas' Martin Hanzal on Thursday and left the game as a result. It's not clear how serious Weber's injury is, but it wouldn't be surprising if he ends up missing Saturday's contest.
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 01:54:00 PM

Yannick Weber left Thursday's game against Dallas after being flattened by Martin Hanzal.

Hanzal was given a five-minute major for interference on the play, while Weber never returned to the game. Predators head coach Peter Laviolette didn't have an update on Weber's status after the game. We'll consider him day-to-day for now.
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 12:08:00 AM

Yannick Weber has agreed to terms with Nashville on a one-year, $650,000 contract.

Weber suited up in a career high 73 games in 2016-17 and he contributed one goal and eight points. He also had one assist in 22 playoff contests. Weber would have been eligible for unrestricted free agency on July 1.
Tue, Jun 13, 2017 04:07:00 PM

Yannick Weber logged just 7:40 of ice time in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.

His defense partner, Matt Irwin, played for just 9:04 in the contest. Nashville does lean heavily on the top-four defense group, but the ice time for Weber and Irwin against Pittsburgh on Monday was their lowest of the postseason. Weber explained the limited playing time had to do with matchups, special teams and the Predators trailing on the scoreboard.
Wed, May 31, 2017 06:24:00 PM

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3Nick Bonino
4Mike Fisher
5Calle Jarnkrok
6Colton Sissons
LW1Filip Forsberg
2Kevin Fiala
3Scott Hartnell
RW1Viktor Arvidsson
2Craig Smith
3Austin Watson
4Miikka Salomaki
5Pontus Aberg
D1Roman Josi
2P.K. Subban
3Mattias Ekholm
4Matt Irwin
5Alexei Emelin
6Yannick Weber
7Anthony Bitetto
8Ryan Ellis
G1Pekka Rinne
2Juuse Saros