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Weber blasted home his 15th goal of the season in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Red Wings. He also fired off a whopping nine shots on goal for the second time in three games, and played over half the game (30:25 TOI).

With 23 shots in the last three games, Weber has been a one-man shooting gallery on Nashville's blue line, so it was nice to see the captain rewarded on an absolute bomb of a one-timer in the second period. He and partner Roman Josi have been lighting it up as arguably the best d-pair in the league, combining for 89 points, 340 SOG, a silly plus-39 rating and 86 PIM. Weber is also seventh among Western Conference d-men with 136 hits, so he provides value in all categories and has been as-advertised as a bonafide fantasy stud this season.

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Weber fired a game-high nine shots on goal, went plus-2 and was hit with 17 penalty minutes Tuesday against the Avalanche.

That's about as well as you can perform without getting on the scoresheet. He's gone scoreless in four consecutive games, but with how active he looked in this one, it's just a matter of time 'til he starts racking up points again.

Shea Weber D NAS 17 Days

Weber picked up a goal and an assist Tuesday in a 5-1 rout of the Sharks.That's a three-game point streak for Weber now, and he's got two goals, four assists and a plus-4 rating in that span. He's now moved into a tie for fourth in points among blueliners. There are few finer fantasy assets.

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Weber, who'd been a game-time call due to an illness, factored into all three Nashville goals Thursday, netting a power-play goal and two assists (one on the man advantage). He also went plus-1 with a pair of penalty minutes.Well, apparently he wasn't feeling too sick after all. Weber had been held off the scoresheet in two straight games, but he got right back at it in this one. As usual, he's posting one of the best, most well-rounded fantasy lines among defensemen.

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Weber (illness) is not listed among the Predators' scratches, indicating he will play Thursday against the Jets, Kristopher Martel of FOX Sports reports.It game down to the wire, but it looks like Weber is feeling well enough to suit up Thursday. Although he might be running at less than full strength Thursday, having Weber in any capacity is a better alternative for the Predators than having no Weber at all. Many of his fantasy owners undoubtedly feel the same way.

Shea Weber D NAS 22 Days

Weber (illness) is on the ice for pregame warmups, but is still uncertain to play Thursday against the Jets, Willy Daunic of ESPN Radio Nashville 102.5 The Game reports.It was announced about an hour prior to Thursday's game that Weber was feeling ill and would be unlikely to suit up against the Jets, but he'll see how he feels while skating before a decision on his status is made. He looks like a true game-time decision, as the Predators have seventh defenseman Taylor Aronson warming up as well in the event Weber is scratched.

Shea Weber D NAS 22 Days

Weber is dealing with an illness and is not expected to play Thursday against the Jets, Tom Callahan of 94.9 FM The Game reports.Weber was absent from Thursday's morning skate for what the Predators called "maintenance purposes," but it appears the team was concealing his illness. Taylor Aronson was recalled from AHL Milwaukee late in the afternoon, and appears poised to replace Weber in the lineup. The star blueliner, who has 12 goals, 24 assists, and a plus-17 rating, has suited up for all 54 of the Predators' games this season. Confirmation on Weber's expected absence should come during pregame warmups, but those in daily leagues who were planning on using the defenseman will want to begin exploring other options.

Shea Weber D NAS 1 Month

Weber potted a power-play goal and delivered three hits, five blocked shots, and two PIM in Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Maple Leafs.

Weber has been surging since about mid-December, reinforcing his standing as one of fantasy hockey's elite blueliners. He's tallied five goals and 15 assists over his last 24 games.

Shea Weber D NAS 1 Month

Weber fired six shots on goal and collected two assists -- including one on the overtime winner -- in Tuesday's victory over Colorado.

The shot total matches his season high, and if Weber keeps firing 'em on net, he'll surely snap his seven-game goalless streak in no time.

Shea Weber D NAS 1 Month

Weber won the Hardest Shot competition at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition in Columbus on Saturday.

He fired the puck at 108.5 mph, just 0.3 mph off Zdeno Chara's record (2012). There were plenty of nods and murmurs among the other all stars, so perhaps this win will buy Weber a few more lanes to the net for that shot. No-one will want to stand in front of one of those.