Buffalo Sabres General Manager Darcy Regier today announced the team has signed defenseman Mike Weber to a multi-year contract extension.

Weber appeared in 42 of the team’s 48 games in 2012-13. He led the Sabres with 92 blocked shots and ranked second among all Sabres skaters with 122 hits and 70 penalty minutes.

In parts of five NHL seasons, the Pittsburgh, Penn. native has appeared in 174 games for the Sabres, tallying 32 points (6+26) and 236 penalty minutes, with a plus-6 rating.

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