Selected by the Blue Jackets in the second round (No. 53) of the 2007 NHL Draft, Weber, 25, has 10 points (three goals, seven assists), 182 penalty minutes and a plus-1 rating in 123 games with the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League. The 6-foot-4, 231-pound defenseman had 14 penalty minutes in eight games with the Evansville Icemen of the ECHL.
A native of Gaylord, Mich., Weber spent four seasons at Miami (Ohio) University, where he had 30 points (five goals, 25 assists), 236 penalty minutes and a plus-15 rating in 154 games from 2008-12. He won a CCHA championship with the RedHawks in 2011 and was named the conference's best defensive defenseman in 2010.