Shea Weber

Shea Weber  #6

Nashville Predators  Defenseman
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: August 14, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Sicamous, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 233 DRAFTED: NSH / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (49th overall)
-Since the beginning of the 2010-11 season, has played the second-most minutes of any player in the NHL. -Second among Preds dmen in points (15g-28a-43pts). -Has played in all 65 of Nashville's games, in the Top 10 among League defensemen in games played and one of three Preds blueliners to have played in every game this season. -Averages 26:31 time on ice, second on the Preds and fifth among all League skaters. -His +15 is the League's Top 20 defensemen. -Has three points (1g-2a) on OT goals this season. -Among all NHL blueliners, his 128 blocked shots and 137 hits are both in the Top 25. -Won the NHL's Hardest Shot Competition (108.5 MPH) during the NHL Skills Competition. -Is the first Preds player to captain the team for more than four full seasons. -A finalist for the Norris Trophy (NHL's top dman) in three of the past four seasons (2011, 2012 and 2014). -Titles won: 2014 Olympics, 2010 Olympics, 2007 WC, 2005 WJC, 2003 & 2005 WHL Titles, 2004 Memorial Cup
WHL West Second All-Star Team (2004) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2004) WHL West First All-Star Team (2005) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2005) Olympic All-Star Team (2010) NHL First All-Star Team (2011, 2012) NHL Second All-Star Team (2014) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2009, 2011, 2012)
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury