Weber Fêted by Predators, Then Beats Them
Maybe it's not first and foremost, but perhaps Shea Weber should thank the Montréal Canadiens for making this night possible.
Opinions vary on the trade, but there's no doubting that when the spotlight shines, Shea Weber's basking in it.
Last night was Weber's first game in Nashville wearing something other than a Preds' sweater, but the fans wanted him to know that -- to them, anyway -- he'd always be a Pred:
And he didn't have an occasion to beat anyone up during the game, so there's that, too.
But duty still called.
With the game tied 1-1 in the third period, as he has so many times before in Nashville colors, Weber stepped up:
That had to be a bittersweet moment in Nashville.