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Jared Cowen | Defenseman | #29

Team: Toronto Maple Leafs
Age / DOB:  (25) / 1/25/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 238
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 1 (9) / OTT
Contract: view contract details

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Jared Cowen has been granted permission to talk with other teams now, according to Damien Cox of Sportsnet.
Cowen has been sent home and his contract, a $3.1 million cap hit through 2016-17, will be bought out this offseason. He had four assists with the Senators, and never played with Toronto since being acquired in the Dion Phaneuf trade. Mar 5 - 10:58 PM

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Jared Cowen isn't listed on Toronto's active roster and he won't play again this season.

The Leafs intend to buy him out in the summer. He has an unusual contract anomaly that will gives them a salary cap credit of $650,000 for next season.
Feb 29 - 4:21 PM

Per Damien Cox, "expect Jared Cowen to be dealt by the Leafs by Monday."

Well, certainly anything is possible as the Maple Leafs continue to gather as many young assets and draft picks as they can manage. Though it's clear that other teams value Cowen much more highly than the Leafs do, which is potentially very good news for him and his career.
Feb 27 - 9:15 PM

Jared Cowen (hip) has been activated off of the injured reserve list and placed on waivers.

Cowen last played on February 2nd. He'll presumably be sent to the minors if he clears.
Feb 26 - 12:15 PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs have placed Jared Cowen on injured reserve.

He suffered the hip injury while he was still a member of the Ottawa Senators. Earlier this week, Leafs coach Mike Babcock said Cowen was about 10 days away from being back to full health.
Feb 13 - 6:08 PM

Jared Cowen (hip) is expected to take 10 days to get back to 100 percent.

"They just felt that his hips were really tight," coach Mike Babcock said. "So he's not injured or nothing. We're going to spend the next 10 days doing what we can to help him loosen his hips up so we can catch him being good when he starts." The medical staff made the decision after Cowen took part in Thursday's skate.
Feb 12 - 9:18 AM

Jared Cowen is experiencing tightness in his hip.

Cowen will miss Thursday's game as a result. He was acquired by Toronto on Tuesday as part of the Dion Phaneuf trade.
Feb 11 - 4:50 PM

Jared Cowen will not join the Maple Leafs in time to play against Calgary on Tuesday night.

His Toronto debut could come Thursday at Edmonton. Cowen was looking for a fresh start and he should get one with the Leafs.
Feb 9 - 2:06 PM

Jared Cowen has been traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

He was sent to the Leafs in a nine-player deal that moved Dion Phaneuf to the Senators. Cowen had four assists and 16 penalty minutes in 37 games with Ottawa this season. He has sat frequently as a healthy scratch and was in need of a change of scenery. Cowen should be able to step into Toronto's lineup.
Feb 9 - 12:01 PM

Jared Cowen will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The 25-year-old has no goals and four assists in 37 games in 2015-16. He has a plus-seven rating and 16 penalty minutes. Nick Paul will also join him in the press box.
Feb 8 - 7:44 PM

Jared Cowen will be scratched against Toronto on Saturday night.

Through 35 games this season, Cowen has posted four points with 16 PIMs, 54 blocks, and a whopping 115 hits. Not too shabby if you need someone to bang a few bodies.
Feb 6 - 6:37 PM

Jared Cowen is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

The 25-year-old has no goals and four assists in 37 games this season. He averages over 16:59 per game. Kyle Turris will also miss the game because of a lower-body injury.
Feb 4 - 8:00 PM

Jared Cowen picked up his first point since Nov. 10 in Sunday's 3-0 win over the New York Rangers.

He didn't get on the scoresheet in his previous 19 appearances. Cowen has no goals and four assists in 35 games this season. He earned a helper on Bobby Ryan's game winner in the contest.
Jan 25 - 10:16 AM

The Ottawa Sun believes the Senators could look to trade defenseman Jared Cowen.

Cowen hasn't panned out since being drafted ninth overall in 2009. The 24-year-old has been a healthy scratch in nine of his team's last 11 contests. Trading Cowen won't be easy as he has one year remaining on his contract at $3.1 million.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Jan 24 - 11:38 AM

Jared Cowen was back in the lineup Thursday after spending nine straight games in the press box as a healthy scratch.

He posted one shot and a game-high nine hits in 14:55 of ice time versus New Jersey.
Jan 22 - 8:39 AM

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