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Yannick Weber | Defenseman

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (25) / 9/23/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 200
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The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed Yannick Weber.
The Canucks didn't reveal the terms of the contract. Weber had six goals and four assists in 49 games in 2013-14. Jul 4 - 12:50 PM

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Yannick Weber scored a goal in Vancouver's 3-2 overtime loss to Colorado.

Weber isn't known for his offensive contributions and has just nine points in 43 games this season. That being said, he has now found the back of the net twice in his last three games.
Mar 28 - 10:56 AM

Yannick Weber (undisclosed) returned to action on Thursday March 6.

Weber was sidelined for eight straight contests. He had three shots on goal and logged 14:55 minutes of ice time in his return.
Mar 7 - 2:25 AM

Yannick Weber (undisclosed) returned back to Vancouver from the Canucks road trip according to reports.

Weber was injured in the first period Friday and as of now his Olympic dream of playing for Switzerland at Sochi is up in the air. Stay tuned.
Feb 3 - 10:06 AM

Yannick Weber's (undisclosed) status for the Olympics is up in the air at the present time as he was hurt in the first period Friday and did not return.

Weber was one of eight current NHLers to be named to Switzerland's Olympic squad and one of four defensemen. Stay tuned.
Feb 2 - 9:51 AM

Yannick Weber left Friday’s game in the first period, leaving the Canucks to make due with five defensemen in the rest of their 4-3 loss to Winnipeg.

There is no word yet on what Weber's injury and how long he will be out. The Canucks have been ravaged by injuries to defensemen. Kevin Bieksa and Chris Tanev are both out with injuries. Weber’s injury could possibly mean he won’t be playing for Switzerland at the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Feb 1 - 11:04 AM

Yannick Weber saw first power play time in practice Saturday.

Weber was a healthy scratch in the Canucks last game Thursday so it's a big promotion for the blueliner who has two goals and five points in 28 games. He practiced with Jason Garrison on the other point with Daniel Sedin, Alex Burrows and Ryan Kesler up front.
Jan 26 - 10:30 AM

Yannick Weber scored a goal in Vancouver's 3-2 shootout win on Saturday.

Weber has two goals and five points in 27 games with Vancouver this season. He's not likely to ever have much value in standard leagues.
Jan 19 - 11:38 AM

Yannick Weber went unclaimed on waivers.

Weber has no points in 10 games with Vancouver this season. He has been sent to AHL Utica.
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 12:43:00 PM

Yannick Weber has been placed on waivers.

In 10 games with the Canucks, he has no points and nine hits. Weber also has a minus-2 rating and he's averaged just 5:37 of ice time.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 01:49:00 PM

Yannick Weber is expected to dress Saturday, as the Canucks will go with seven defensemen in their lineup.

With Alex Burrows injured and Zack Kassian suspended, Vancouver doesn't have any extra forwards. Weber and Andrew Alberts have skated up front before, but it appears that Weber will be the one to play.
Sat, Oct 5, 2013 04:40:00 PM

Yannick Weber is likely to stick around with the Vancouver Canucks when the NHL starts its regular season next week.

Canucks coach John Tortorella has settled on his top five defensemen – Dan Hamhuis, Kevin Bieksa, Jason Garrison, Alex Edler and Chris Tanev – while it's come down to Weber and Andrew Alberts for the final opening-night spot. Weber likely has the edge based on his offensive potential.
Sat, Sep 28, 2013 11:40:00 AM

Yannick Weber had a goal and an assist as the Canucks beat the Coyotes 6-1 for the Canucks first preseason victory.

Jannik Hansen also had a goal and assist while Chris Higgins, Mike Santorelli, Tom Sestito and Jason Garrison were the other scorers for the Canucks. Roberto Luongo made 21 saves for the Canucks at Rogers Arena while Martin Hanzal scored the lone goal for the Coyotes.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 03:02:00 AM

Yannick Weber has agreed to a one-year/$650k deal with the Vancouver Canucks.

Weber had two assists in six games last season. He's not expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues in 2013-14.
Fri, Jul 5, 2013 03:45:00 PM

Montreal Canadiens decline to extend qualifying offer to Yannick Weber.

Weber played in only six games this season, which he called "bizarre" after the year was over. Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin attempted to trade the 24-year-old defenseman but apparently didn't find any takers. Weber will become an unrestricted free agent and should be able to latch on somewhere in an attempt to restart his career.
Wed, Jul 3, 2013 08:36:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Sedin
2Shawn Matthias
3Brad Richardson
4Dustin Jeffrey
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Nick Bonino
3Chris Higgins
4Tom Sestito
RW1Alex Burrows
2Radim Vrbata
3Jannik Hansen
4Derek Dorsett
5Linden Vey
6Zack Kassian
D1Alexander Edler
2Kevin Bieksa
3Dan Hamhuis
4Luca Sbisa
5Chris Tanev
6Yannick Weber
7Ryan Stanton
8Frank Corrado
G1Ryan Miller
2Eddie Lack
3Jacob Markstrom