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Jared Spurgeon | Defenseman | #46

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (27) / 11/29/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 164
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 6 (156) / NYI
Contract: view contract details

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Jared Spurgeon will indeed play against Dallas in Saturday's match.
Spurgeon has a goal and two points with seven blocks in four games so far this season, so get him back in your lineup if you have him. Oct 29 - 5:58 PM

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Jared Spurgeon (upper body) is expected to be back in the lineup on Saturday.

He has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury. Spurgeon has one goal and one assist in four matches this season.
Oct 28 - 2:19 PM

Jared Spurgeon (upper body) will not play on Thursday.

It will be Spurgeon's fourth straight game on the sidelines. The good news is that he's resumed skating.
Oct 26 - 5:53 PM

Jared Spurgeon will not play Sunday against the Islanders.

He remains out due to an upper-body injury. Consider Spurgeon day-to-day for the time being.
Oct 23 - 12:43 PM

Jared Spurgeon will remain out of Minnesota's lineup against New Jersey due to an upper body injury.

Spurgeon has two points and seven blocks through four games for the Wild this season, so we'd get him back on your blue line as soon has he returns.
Oct 22 - 5:20 PM

Jared Spurgeon didn't take part in the Wild's practice on Friday.

Spurgeon suffered an upper-body injury in Thursday's game against the Minnesota Wild, when he was hit by Matt Martin. It's unclear how long he'll be out, but we'll consider him day-to-day for now.
Oct 22 - 7:51 AM

Jared Spurgeon sustained an upper-body injury Thursday night.

He was hurt in the third period after he was hit hard by Maple Leafs forward Matt Martin. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Oct 21 - 9:58 AM

Jared Spurgeon revealed that he had been dealing with biceps tendon injury that caused significant shoulder pain.

Spurgeon has been going through treatments and cortisone injections to try to avoid surgery and it has gone well so far. "Hopefully it settles down so that nothing further has to go through it," he said. "We're just waiting. Everyone goes through the battles. We all do."
May 27 - 1:50 PM

Jared Spurgeon was playing through an upper-body injury throughout the 2015-16 campaign.

It sounds like that injury had a meaningful impact on Spurgeon's ability to play, but he still managed to average 22:41 minutes of ice time per contest. He finished with 11 goals and 29 points in 77 games.
Apr 28 - 6:25 PM

Jared Spurgeon notched two goals as the Wild’s season came to an end Sunday afternoon.

The Wild stormed back in the third period against the Stars, but ultimately couldn’t get the job done, losing 5-4 in Game 6 of the first-round series. Surgeon had three shots on goal, four hits and five blocks in 26:28. Jonas Brodin (goal, assist) and Jason Pominville picked up the other goals.
Apr 24 - 6:24 PM

Jared Spurgeon collected a pair of helpers during Friday's Game 5 5-4 overtime win over the Stars.

Spurgeon is now up to three assists and points through the first five games of the series. Which lifts his career playoff totals of nine assists and 13 points in 33 games.
Apr 23 - 1:29 AM

Jared Spurgeon will return from a lower-body injury on Tuesday.

He will be paired with Ryan Suter against Colorado. Spurgeon has missed the last two games with the ailment.
Apr 5 - 3:45 PM

Jared Spurgeon (lower body) skated Monday and he could be in the lineup on Tuesday.

The Wild will see how he feels after the morning skate on Tuesday. Spurgeon has missed the last two games with a lower-body injury.
Apr 4 - 5:12 PM

Jared Spurgeon will miss Sunday's game vs Winnipeg due to a lower-body injury.

Spurgeon suffered the injury blocking a Bobby Ryan shot. He has a career high 29 points in 75 games this season. He averages 22:36 minutes per game for the Wild, which is good enough for second on the team behind only Ryan Suter.
Apr 3 - 2:47 PM

Jared Spurgeon will not play in Friday's match with Detroit, he is still considered day-to-day.

If Matt Dumba is still on your wavier wire, you may want to take a flyer. Spurgeon has posted a career year across the board this season, posting 11 goals with 29 points and 154 hits in 75 games this season. Don't be surprised if Minnesota is loathe to have him return too soon.
Apr 1 - 6:07 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikko Koivu
2Eric Staal
3Erik Haula
4Tyler Graovac
LW1Zach Parise
2Mikael Granlund
3Jason Zucker
RW1Charlie Coyle
2Jason Pominville
3Chris Stewart
4Nino Niederreiter
5Zac Dalpe
6Zack Mitchell
7Kurtis Gabriel
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Marco Scandella
4Matt Dumba
5Jonas Brodin
6Christian Folin
7Nate Prosser
8Gustav Olofsson
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Darcy Kuemper