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The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed defenseman Mike Weber to a three-year, $5 million contract.
A person familiar with the contract revealed the terms of the deal. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the Sabres did not release those numbers in announcing the signing Thursday night.
The 25-year-old Weber was a restricted free agent. The 2006 second-round draft pick has spent most of the past three seasons in Buffalo.
He earned a regular role last year, during which he emerged as one of the team's more dependable, defensive-minded players.
Weber had a goal and six assists, and a team-leading 92 blocked shots in 42 games last season. Overall, he has six goals, 26 assists and 236 penalty minutes in 174 career NHL games.
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One of Buffalo’s most consistent defensemen from the 2013 season has been locked up long term as Mike Weber has been signed to a new three year contract with the Sabres.
Weber was scheduled to be a Restricted Free Agent on July 5.
Weber recorded one goal and six assists for seven points in 2013, and was a plus-3 on the year. He was 25th in the NHL in blocked shots...
The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed defenceman Mike Weber to a three-year, $5 million contract. Weber was drafted in the second round, 57th overall, by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft after playing in the Ontario Hockey League with the Windsor Spitfires and Barrie Colts. Weber appeared in 42 of the team’s 48 games in 2012-13, posting a goal and six assists...
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@BuffaloSabres Really excited to be staying in Buffalo for 3 more years #IsItOctoberYet #letgobuffalo— Mike Weber (@Mike6Weber) June 27, 2013...
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Air date: Mon. July 1; 8 p.m.
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