Found December 28, 2011 on
Shea Weber, Simon Gagne and John-Michael Liles have brought the NHL's concussion total to an alarming 64 this season. Stu Hackel says a solution is crucial to the sport's fortunes.
BEST OF MAXIM
Shea Weber, the leading scorer for the Nashville Predators, has a concussion and will miss Wednesday's game against the Minnesota Wild.
A team spokesman says Tuesday that Weber will be evaluated daily, with no timetable for his return.
Weber, a defenseman and the team captain, was hurt by a hit Friday night against Dallas. He was scratched Monday for a game against Detroit...
Nashville Predators star defenseman Shea Weber will be sidelined indefinitely due to a concussion.
The team announced that Weber will miss Wednesday's game against the Minnesota Wild. There is no timetable for his return.
Weber was injured in Friday's game against the Dallas Stars when he absorbed a high hit from defenseman Mark Fistric.
He did not seem to have any issues...
It has struck like a pestilence in the NHL this season -- concussions affecting many of the games top stars.
Pittsburghs Sidney Crosby. Philadelphias Claude Giroux and Chris Pronger. New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal.
Add to that list, most recently, Nashville defenseman Shea Weber, who is having perhaps as good of a season as any defenseman in the NHL with 8 goals, 21 assists...
Ryan Porth looks at all the Predators' success in 2011.Shea Weber's agent thinks that the league should have done more after the hit to his client. Pierre LeBrun is reporting that Weber will miss Sunday's home game with Calgary in addition to Friday's game in St. Louis.David Boclair looks at the Predators big step of committing a large contract to Pekka Rinne this...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Shea Weber, the leading scorer for the Nashville Predators, has a concussion and will miss Wednesday's game against the Minnesota Wild.
Shea Weber, the leading scorer for the Nashville Predators, has a concussion and will miss Wednesday's game against the Minnesota Wild. A team spokesman says Tuesday that Weber will be evaluated daily, with no timetable for his return. Weber, a defenseman and the team captain, was hurt by a hit Friday night against Dallas.
If there is one player the Nashville Predators can ill afford to lose at this point in the season, it is defenseman Shea Weber.
The team captain is suffering from a concussion and has been ruled out for Wednesday’s game vs. Minnesota, but...
from TSN, A day after Shea Weber’s concussion was announced, the Nashville defenceman’s agent has told TSN that he is not very happy that there was no additional punishment for the player who hit him.
“It is very disappointing that Mark Fistric’s hit on Shea Weber in Dallas last Friday is not being looked at as a suspendable act,” said Jarrett Bousquet, Weber’s agent...
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The Minnesota Wild have done very well this year and catapulted out of the basement of the Western Conference to one point out of leading the Northwest Division. The additions of Dany Heatley and Devon Setoguchi have paid huge dividends and the backstopping from Backstrom and Harding has been impressive.
The Nashville Predators suffered a huge blow in the Dallas...
Not even the return of captain and leading scorer Mikko Koivu could help the Minnesota Wild end their losing streak.
If the Nashville Predators are going to break out of their brief funk, they'll have to do it without their own leader.
The Wild will look to snap a seven-game skid Wednesday night while the Predators try again to adapt to life without star defenseman Shea Weber...
On today's podcast, Buddy Oakes and I discussed Shea Weber's concussion and the impact it has had on the team, and also played an interview with rookie Ryan Ellis. Our guest for the show was Predators COO Sean Henry, who came on to talk about the successes of Bridgestone Arena and what we can expect in the future. It was a jam-packed show and you can catch it all here...Listen...