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Spencer Machacek | Winger

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/14/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 195
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Spencer Machacek has been traded to Pittsburgh in exchange for Paul Thompson.
He has nine goals and 19 points in 34 games with AHL Springfield this season. In 25 NHL outings, he has nine points. Feb 6 - 5:55 PM

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Spencer Machacek was sent to the minors on Thursday.

He will have to clear waivers first though. Columbus also assigned Alex Aleardi, Sean Collins, Jake Hansen, Andrew Joudrey, Jeremy Langlois, Broc Little, Jonathan Marchessault, Lukas Sedlak, Dalton Smith and Trent Vogelhuber; and defensemen Thomas Larkin, Joe Lavin, Austin Madaisky, Patrick McNeill, Blake Parlett and Frederic St. Denis to AHL Springfield. McNeill and St. Denis also have to clear waivers before reporting to the minors.
Thu, Sep 19, 2013 06:31:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed Spencer Machacek.

Columbus acquired Machacek from the Winnipeg Jets in March in exchange for Tomas Kubalik. Machacek had 16 goals and 39 points in 75 AHL games last season.
Source: NHL.com
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 03:56:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets received winger Spencer Machacek in exchange for Tomas Kubalik from the Winnipeg Jets.

Neither player is expected to be a difference-maker in fantasy, if they're even playing at the NHL level with regularity.
Sun, Mar 10, 2013 02:18:00 PM

Spencer Machacek has been returned to AHL St. John's.

Machacek has 18 points and 26 penalty minutes in 36 AHL games in 2012-13. He might end up getting some playing time with the Jets later this season.
Fri, Jan 18, 2013 04:24:00 PM

Spencer Machacek potted a goal in St. John's 3-2 loss to Manchester on Friday night.

Machacek isn't the most offensively-skilled player, but he's a hard worker who could find a niche in a bottom-six role in the NHL. Thus far, he has 17 points in 35 AHL games.
Fri, Jan 4, 2013 08:25:00 PM

Spencer Machacek registered two assists in the St. John's IceCaps' 3-2 win over the Adirondack Phantoms.

Machacek has five points in his last two AHL games. He had 50 points in 61 AHL contests and another nine points in 13 games with the Winnipeg Jets last season.
Wed, Nov 28, 2012 10:20:00 PM

Spencer Machacek contributed three assists for St. John's in a 6-0 win over Providence on Sunday.

His offensive outburst helped him put an end to his 13-game pointless drought. Machacek was very productive last season in the AHL with 50 points in 61 contests, so his eight points after 19 matches this campaign is troubling. He had nine points in 13 appearances with the Jets in 2011-12 as well, so if he can turn the corner then he could see time with the big club once the lockout is over.
Wed, Nov 28, 2012 10:36:00 AM

Spencer Machacek scored two goals in the St. John's IceCaps 8-7 win over Portland Tuesday night.

Machacek recorded 50 points in 61 games with the IceCaps last season while also contributing nine points in 13 NHL contests with the Jets. Alexander Burmistrov also notched a goal and an assist in the victory.
Tue, Oct 23, 2012 10:16:00 PM

Spencer Machacek has signed with the AHL St. John’s IceCaps.

Machacek had 50 points and 48 penalty minutes in 61 AHL games last season and another nine points in 13 contests with the Winnipeg Jets. He re-signed with the Jets over the summer.
Source: AHL.com
Fri, Sep 21, 2012 01:28:00 PM

Spencer Machacek has signed a new NHL contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

Terms of the deal weren't disclosed. Machacek appeared in 13 games with the Jets last season, where he registered two goals and seven assists with seven penalty minutes. He spent most of the year in the AHL with the St. John's IceCaps. In 61 minor-league contests, he potted 18 goals and 50 points.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 04:00:00 PM

Spencer Machacek has been sent down to AHL St. John's.

The Jets didn't make the playoffs, so Machacek might as well extend his season in the minors. He had two goals and nine points in 12 NHL games in 2011-12.
Mon, Apr 9, 2012 03:28:00 PM

Spencer Machacek logged a season-high 14:48 of ice time in Winnipeg's 5-4 overtime win over Florida on Tuesday night.

Machacek had not played more than nine minutes in any of his previous 10 contests this campaign, but that hasn't stopped from producing two goals and adding seven assists. He set up Evander Kane's 30th marker of the season in the second period Tuesday night to get the Jets on the board with the team trailing 3-0.
Wed, Apr 4, 2012 06:30:00 AM

Spencer Machacek scored a goal in a 4-2 loss Wednesday night.

Bryan Little scored his 23rd goal of the season. Ben Maxwell, Mark Stuart, Blake Wheeler, and Andrew Ladd each registered an assist for the Jets.
Wed, Mar 28, 2012 10:26:00 PM

Spencer Machacek has continued to pick up points since rejoining the Jets from the minors on March 19.

He has collected one goal and five assists during a four-game scoring spree since that recall. Machacek has seen less than 10 minutes of ice time in each of his six appearances in the NHL this season and he has registered just three shots over his current streak, so his ability to string together points is a bit of an anomaly. There are still probably safer options available, but his line consisting of Tim Stapleton and Ben Maxwell, have been a surprise source for Winnipeg lately.
Mon, Mar 26, 2012 06:07:00 AM

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