Mike Weaver
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MikeWeaver
POSITION: Defenceman
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 186
BIRTHDATE: 02/05/1978
BIRTHPLACE: Brampton, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: undrafted
OPJHL Defenseman of the Year (1996) CCHA All-Tournament Team (1997) CCHA First All-Star Team (1999, 2000) CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman Award (1999, 2000) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1999, 2000) Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, June 15, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 16, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, August 8, 2007. Claimed on waivers by Vancouver from Pittsburgh, October 2, 2007. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 10, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Florida, August 3, 2010. Traded to Montreal by Florida for Montreal's 5th round choice (later traded to NY Islanders NY Islanders selected Ryan Pilon) in 2015 Entry Draft, March 4, 2014. Missed majority of 2014-15 as a healthy reserve.
2013-14 HIGHLIGHTS
- Registered a team-high 5 hits and 6 blocked shots on Oct. 3 at DAL.
- Posted an assist and finished a career-high +5 on Jan. 20 at PIT.
- Played 6:29 on the penalty kill and blocked 3 shots on March 24 at BOS.
- Registered 1 assist and 3 hits on March 29 at FLA.
- Scored his 1st career goal with the Canadiens and tied a personal-high with 2 points (1-1-2) on April 4 at OTT.
- Led the team in April with a +5 differential (tied with F. Bouillon).
- Played his 1st career playoff game with the Canadiens, recording 1 assist, on April 16 at TBL.
- Maintained a +3 differential on April 22 vs. TBL.
- Tallied 1 goal on May 3 at BOS.