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Canucks bring back defenceman Yannick Weber on a one-year contract

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed defenceman Yannick Weber to a one-year deal.Weber will make US$1.5 million next season.The 26-year-old remains on the Canucks' blue line, which is expected to be younger after the club traded Kevin Bieksa to Anaheim."Excited to spend another year with the @VanCanucks," Weber tweeted. "Thank you to the fans and organization for the support."Weber has 63 points in 229 NHL games with the Canucks and Montreal Canadiens.

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