Mike Weaver D MON 2 Days

Weaver returned to the active lineup Thursday after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

Weaver was on the third defensive pairing, registering an assist and a blocked shot in 13:03.

Mike Weaver D MON 2 Days

Weaver (upper body) is in the lineup Thursday against the Blues, Dave Stubbs of the Montreal Gazette reports.

Weaver missed Tuesday's game with the injury, but was able to skate without any apparent issues during pregame warmups, clearing him to make his return. Though he'll be available Thursday, Weaver may not be guaranteed a regular role moving forward. The team acquired veteran Bryan Allen from the Ducks on Thursday, who could eventually displace Weaver on the team's third pairing.

Mike Weaver D MON 3 Days

Weaver (upper body) will be a game-time decision for Thursday's game against the Blues, John Lu of TSN Montreal reports.

Weaver was sidelined the last few days due to an upper body injury suffered Sunday, but he gave himself a chance to play Thursday by taking part in the Canadiens' morning skate.

Mike Weaver D MON 3 Days

Weaver (upper body) did not practice Wednesday, the Montreal Gazette reports.

Weaver was scratched from Tuesday's game because of the injury and remains day-to-day heading into Thursday's encounter against the Blues.

Mike Weaver D MON 4 Days

Weaver is dealing with an upper-body injury and will not play Tuesday against the Penguins.

Nathan Beaulieu is expected to enter the lineup in place of Weaver, who previously missed a game this season due to an illness. The aging blueliner has three points and a plus-1 rating over 18 contests.

Mike Weaver D MON 13 Days

Weaver (illness) skated 18:53 in Saturday's win over the Wild.

After sitting out Wednesday while dealing with the flu, Weaver returned to full health in time for Saturday's game and ended up seeing about three more minutes than normal. He didn't contribute any points in the victory, but found himself on the ice at opportune times, finishing with the night with a plus-3 rating.

Mike Weaver D MON 17 Days

Weaver will miss Wednesday's game with the flu.

Weaver was a late scratch Wednesday and will be replaced by Nathan Beaulieu. Consider Weaver day-to-day for now.

Mike Weaver D MON 5 Months

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.

Mike Weaver D MON 5 Months

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.

Mike Weaver D MON 5 Months

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.