The Nashville Predators are feeling the real heat now if the report is true. TSN’s Darren Dreger reports that Nashville Predators defensemen Shea Weber has agreed to an offer sheet with Philadelphia Flyers. Dreger also reports that the deal is for 14 years and upwards of 100 million. No i am not kidding…
Breaking: Shea Weber agrees to offer sheet with Philadelphia. 14 years, upwards of $100 mil. Preds have 7 days to match. Wow!!
— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 19, 2012
The Predators now have seven days to match the offer or they will receive 2 firsts, 2nd and a 3rd round pick from the Flyers.
After the Predators lost out on UFA Ryan Suter, who signed with the Minnesota Wild, this is not what Nashville had in mind. More on this tomorrow, when i wake up.