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  • Shea Weber bobblehead night trumps Lavy's match up against Philly

    Josh Cooper at Puck Daddy19 hrs ago

    NASHVILLE – Claude Giroux said “I totally forgot about that” when he was asked about Shea Weber’s offer sheet situation with Philly over two years ago.

    When he said it, the Flyers captain sounded so sincere. And then you listen to the audio … and whoa was that sarcastic.

    “Obviously he’s a good player and any team he would be on … he’s a good player,” said Giroux in an extreme understatement. “He kills penalties, power plays, he’s a pretty physical player.”

    The Weber mega offer sheet, when he signed a 14-year $110 million front-loaded deal with Philadelphia which Nashville matched, will always be part of the hulking defenseman’s NHL story. And while some Predators staffers have privately wished the story would go away, the team decided to push its troll job, with Weber’s own bobblehead night Saturday against Philadelphia.

    “It really looks like me … not,” Weber laughed ... party on Webs! Nice Wayne's World reference.

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