Weber (upper body) will miss the remainder of the regular season but is expected to return for the start of the playoffs, per coach Dominique Ducharme, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Weber last suited up April 28, so he may have to deal with some rust when he returns for the postseason. The veteran defenseman will finish the regular season with six goals and 13 assists in 48 appearances.
According to Arpon Basu of The Athletic, head coach Dominique Ducharme doesn't expect Weber (upper body) to return on the team's current road trip.
The Canadiens have four road games -- in Ottawa on Wednesday and in Toronto for three contests -- between now and Saturday, which effectively rules Weber out until May 10 against the Oilers, at the earliest. The veteran blueliner has missed three games thus far with the injury.
Weber (upper body) skated on his own Monday, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Weber has missed three straight games due to the injury, but interim head coach Dominique Ducharme upgraded his status to day-to-day heading into back-to-back games Wednesday in Ottawa and Thursday in Toronto.
Weber (upper body) isn't in the lineup for Monday's matchup with the Maple Leafs, John Lu of TSN Montreal reports.
Weber will miss a third consecutive game. Alexander Romanov is projected to maintain a top-pairing role opposite Ben Chiarot on Monday, while Weber will set his sights on healing up in time to face Ottawa Wednesday.
Weber (upper body) won't play Saturday versus Ottawa, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Weber will miss a second straight contest with his upper-body issue. Alexander Romanov will likely continue to skate on Montreal's top pairing until Weber is ready to return.
Weber (upper body) will not be available for Friday's tilt with the Jets.
Weber will miss his first game of the season Friday with his upper-body issue. The 35-year-old blueliner has 19 points and a minus-4 rating through 48 games this season. He'll be replaced by Erik Gustafsson and be considered questionable for Saturday's game against Ottawa.
Weber had a power-play goal, two shots on net and one hit in Monday's 2-1 win over the Flames.
Weber one-timed a feed from Tomas Tatar to put the Canadiens on top, 1-0, midway through the first period. It was defenseman's first goal in 22 games and first point of any kind in eight contests. Montreal has been goal challenged since losing Brendan Gallagher (thumb), and Weber's goal drought had drawn recent attention.
Weber had a power-play assist, one shot on net and four blocked shots in Monday's 4-2 win over Toronto.
On a first-period power play, Weber kept feeding Nick Suzuki, who wristed his second attempt past Jack Campbell for Montreal's second goal of the game. The assist snapped a four-game point drought for Weber.
Weber had two assists and four shots in Saturday's 6-3 loss to Ottawa. He also produced five PIM, one hit and one block.
Weber, who received a fighting major for squaring off with Brady Tkachuk in the first period, assisted on a power-play goal by Tyler Toffoli and an even-strength tally by Josh Anderson. The 35-year-old Weber has dished out five helpers across his last four games, pushing his season point total to 17.
Weber had an assist, three shots on net, two blocked shots and a plus-3 in Tuesday's 4-0 win over the Oilers.
Weber got in on the scoring action in Montreal's return after a 10-day layoff due to COVID-19. His slapshot off a faceoff dribbled free of Mikko Koskinen, and Brendan Gallagher dove across the crease to bat the puck home. Weber and his mates showed no rust from the layoff, had more energy, and overwhelmed Edmonton, which was coming off an overtime game the night before. Weber has points in two straight contests, albeit 10 days apart, and 15 points in 32 games.
Weber won't play until Tuesday, March 30 at the earliest after the Canadiens' next three games were postponed due to the NHL's COVID-19 protocol, per NHL Public Relations.
The Canadiens have multiple players in virus protocol. Two games against the Oilers and one game against the Senators will be rescheduled. The Habs are hoping to return to practice Monday. Weber has produced 14 points through 31 games this year.
Weber and the Canadiens won't play the Oilers on Monday due to the NHL's COVID-19 protocol, Ryan Rishaug of TSN.ca reports.
The Canadiens placed both Joel Armia and Jesperi Kotkaniemi in COVID-19 protocol Monday, and the NHL is calling off the game to conduct proper contact tracing. Weber has recorded 14 points through 31 games this year. The team's next scheduled game is Wednesday against the Oilers.
Weber had a pair of assists with five shots in Saturday's 5-4 shootout win over Vancouver.
Weber assisted on a first-period power-play goal by Nick Suzuki, then added his second helper on Joel Edmundson's go-ahead tally late in the middle frame. They were the first points in the last five games for the 35-year-old, who has five goals and nine assists in 31 contests on the year.
Weber notched an assist in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Flames.
Weber's shot attempt was tipped in by Corey Perry at 10:15 of the third period for the Canadiens' lone goal. With Ben Chiarot (hand) out, Weber was partnered with Alexander Romanov on defense. Weber has 12 points, 55 shots on net, 37 hits, 36 blocked shots and 20 PIM through 26 contests, but he may need to take on a more defensive role alongside the rookie Romanov.
Weber scored a power-play goal on three shots and blocked two shots in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Canucks.
Weber scored his first power-play goal since Jan. 28 and his first tally of any kind since a two-goal outing versus the Senators on Feb. 23. He entered Wednesday with just one assist in his last six games. The 35-year-old has struggled with 11 points, 54 shots on net 37 hits and 36 blocked shots through 25 outings.
Weber scored twice on three shots and had four PIM in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to Ottawa. He also had four hits and four blocks with a plus-3 rating.
Weber did a lot of just about everything in this one, putting an end to both his 10-game goal drought and his seven-game point skid in the process. He got the Canadiens on the board with his first goal late in the opening period, sending a shot at the net from the side boards that deflected off a skate in front. His second tally, a heavy shot from the point, tied the game at 3-3 midway through the middle frame. The 35-year-old now has four goals and five assists in 18 games this season.
Weber had an assist, one shot on net and one blocked shot in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Canucks.
Weber helped turn defense into offense, springing Tyler Toffoli on a foray into Vancouver's end for the game-winning goal. The secondary assist was his first even-strength point this season and came during his 1,000th NHL game. For the campaign, Weber has two goals and five assists over 10 games.
Weber recorded a power-play assist and two blocked shots in Monday's 6-2 win over the Canucks.
Weber set up Tyler Toffoli for the Canadiens' sixth goal of the game. The helper gave Weber six points in nine outings this year, and all of his offense has come on the power play. The 35-year-old blueliner has added 16 shots on goal, 10 hits and 11 blocked shots. He's set to skate in his 1,000th NHL game in Tuesday's rematch versus the Canucks.
Weber scored a power-play goal on his only shot in Thursday's 4-2 win over Calgary. He also provided two blocks and one hit.
Weber got into a one-timer from the top of the left faceoff circle to stake the Canadiens to a 2-0 lead late in the first period. The 35-year-old has been productive with the man advantage early in the season, picking up both of his goals and all three of his helpers while on the power play. Weber racked up 29 goals over the last two seasons and hasn't shown any signs of slowing down in 2020-21. He's also just three games away from reaching 1,000 for his career.
Weber notched a power-play assist and three hits in Wednesday's 6-5 shootout loss to the Canucks.
Weber has a goal and three assists through four games this season, and all of his points have come with a man advantage. The 35-year-old blueliner had the secondary helper on the second of Tyler Toffoli's three goals Wednesday. Weber has added 10 shots on goal, six PIM and eight hits this season, providing solid value across categories for fantasy managers.
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|04/28||vs TOR||L 1-4||0||0||0||-1||21:48|
|04/26||@ CGY||W 2-1||1||0||1||0||23:10|
|04/24||@ CGY||L 2-5||0||0||0||-1||23:43|
|04/23||@ CGY||L 2-4||0||0||0||-2||22:29|
|04/21||@ EDM||W 4-3||0||0||0||-1||23:42|
|04/19||@ EDM||L 1-4||0||0||0||-1||23:16|
|04/17||vs OTT||L 0-4||0||0||0||-2||21:41|
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