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With Shea Weber seemingly doubtful for tonight's game against the Detroit Red Wings, the Predators have called up defenseman Ryan Ellis from Milwaukee. Earlier today, Weber left the ice just a few minutes into morning skate; head coach Barry Trotz did not have any update on his status during the media availability. If Ellis is in the lineup tonight, it will be his NHL debut.The following is a press release from the Predators...Nashville, Tenn. (December 26, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled defenseman Ryan Ellis from Milwaukee (AHL). The Freelton, Ont., native is scheduled to make his NHL debut tonight against the Detroit Red Wings.Ellis, 20 (1/3/91), is tied for ninth among American Hockey League defensemen, and tied for first among rookie blueliners, in points with 17 (4g-13a) in 26 games. One of the most decorated defensemen in Canadian Hockey League history, Ellis became just the ...
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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...
According to both Joshua Cooper of The Tennessean and Ryan Porth of Smashville 24/7, Nashville Predators captain Shea Weber left the ice during morning skate and never returned. With Kevin Klein also out (flu), the Predators have apparently recalled defenseman Ryan Ellis from the AHL affiliate Milwaukee Admirals.
No official word has been sent out but his name appears on the NHL...
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...
The Predators will be without star defenseman and team captain Shea Weber indefinitely after the club announced Tuesday he had a concussion.
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...
Concussions have hit the NHL hard and has the league seeing stars – in the stands instead of on the ice.
The NHL got news today that another star is out indefinitely after suffering a concussion. Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber was hit hard on December 23 by Mark Fistric of the Dallas Stars, and Preds coach Barry Trotz says that there is no timetable for Weber’s return...
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.
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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...