Originally written on Sports Rumor Alert  |  Last updated 6/16/14
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It had been confirmed that Montreal Canadiens forward Dale Weise is very close to signing a new contract with the team. meowwcat-Wikimedia commons Weise was traded from the Vancouver Canucks in early February in exchange for defenseman Raphael Diaz.  Weise played 44 games with the Canucks this season recording 3 goals and 9 assists. With the Canadiens he played 17 games, recording 3 goals and 1 assist. As well he played a very important role in the playoffs before suffering a concussion at the end of the semi-final round, where he missed the final game. Reports circulated saying he would sign by the end of the week. Reporter Renaud Lavoie took to twitter saying discussions are heating up and he would not be surprised if there was a signing announcement by Tuesday morning.Dale Weise and the Canadiens are close to a deal. It won't surprise me if a confirmation comes Tuesday. #tvasports— Renaud Lavoie (@renlavoietva) June 17, 2014There has been speculation the deal is around 2 year...
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