With the Nashville Predators eliminated from the playoffs by the Vancouver Canucks, we would like to say goodbye to Shea Weber's amazing playoff beard. Although he started growing it in February, it was still fitting because the Preds were starting their playoff push then and any good Captain wouldn't dare ruin that run with a razor. Fan condolences poured in after the Predators game six loss for Weber's beard, one of the more popular topics during the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Drawing comparisons to Peter Griffin's beard on Family Guy when he had a crazy beard with a bird living in it, Weber's beard has spawned a Twitter account and a Facebook page to honour the mane. A Vancouver Canucks blog, Fort Nucks, even issued a challenge to a little boy to draw Shea Weber's beard, and behold: