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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 (upper body) is not expected to play in Game 3 on Monday night.
Weber took part in the morning skate, but he either isn't quite ready to return or the Predators don't want to make any changes to the defense corps at this time. Apr 16 - 5:16 PM

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Yannick Weber (upper body) took part in warmups ahead of Game 2 Saturday afternoon but won't play.

Weber has missed the last nine games due to his ailment. The Predators will be going with the same lineup this afternoon, meaning Scott Hartnell, Eeli Tolvanen, Anthony Bitetto and Calle Jarnkrok (upper body) will all be in the press box. Weber appears to be close to making a return.
Apr 14 - 2:56 PM

Yannick Weber is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Weber skated on Monday at practice in a non-contact jersey. He was placed on the team's fourth pairing, so he may not be ready to play in Game 1 Thursday night.
Apr 9 - 2:21 PM

Yannick Weber will get a "maintenance" night Sunday against Winnipeg.

Weber only logged 1:40 of ice time over three shifts on Saturday against Minnesota, so he could be dealing with an injury.
Mar 25 - 6:42 PM

Yannick Weber will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Weber has two goals and three assists in 46 games this season. He's been a healthy scratch in three of his team's last four games. Miikka Salomaki and Anthony Bitetto will also watch the game from the press box.
Mar 22 - 7:52 PM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Johansen
2Kyle Turris
3Nick Bonino
4Mike Fisher
5Calle Jarnkrok
6Colton Sissons
LW1Filip Forsberg
2Kevin Fiala
3Scott Hartnell
RW1Viktor Arvidsson
2Craig Smith
3Austin Watson
4Ryan Hartman
5Miikka Salomaki
6Eeli Tolvanen
D1Roman Josi
2P.K. Subban
3Mattias Ekholm
4Matt Irwin
5Alexei Emelin
6Yannick Weber
7Anthony Bitetto
8Ryan Ellis
G1Pekka Rinne
2Anders Lindback
3Juuse Saros