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Jared Spurgeon | Defenseman | #46

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (28) / 11/29/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 168
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 6 (156) / NYI
Contract: view contract details

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Jared Spurgeon extended his point streak to five games on Saturday.
Spurgeon kept that run going by registering an assist in the Wild's 3-0 win against Chicago. He has seven goals and 29 points in 46 contests in 2017-18. Feb 11 - 10:23 AM

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Jared Spurgeon found the back of the net in Friday's 5-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights.

Spurgeon's power play goal at the 16:08 mark of the second period gave the Wild a 4-1 lead at the time. He finished the game with four shots on goal, two hits and two blocked shots in 26:39 of ice time. The 28-year-old now has seven goals and 25 points in 42 games this season.
Feb 3 - 10:00 AM

Jared Spurgeon scored his fifth goal of 2017-18 in Tuesday's 3-2 OT loss to Calgary.

Spurgeon, who had the game-tying goal at the 12:13 mark of the third period, has generated 22 points in 34 appearances.
Jan 10 - 11:09 AM

Jared Spurgeon collected three assists in a 5-1 win over Florida on Tuesday.

Spurgeon had helpers on goals by Matt Cullen, Eric Staal and Charlie Coyle in the contest. He has produced one goal and four assists in the last four games.
Jan 3 - 9:32 AM

Jared Spurgeon (groin) is good to make his return on Sunday.

Spurgeon was sidelined for nine consecutive games. He has three goals and 15 points in 23 contests this season.
Sun, Dec 17, 2017 01:30:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon will not play this afternoon against the Minnesota Wild.

Spurgeon has 15 points in 23 games but has missed the last eight games due to a groin injury. He is expect to return to game action tomorrow against the Chicago Blackhawks.
Sat, Dec 16, 2017 01:33:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon is questionable for Saturday afternoon's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

Spurgeon has missed the last eight games because of a groin injury, but he seems to be closing in on a return. He has three goals and 15 points in 23 games this season. If he's available in your fantasy league, he's definitely worth adding off the waiver wire.
Sat, Dec 16, 2017 10:13:00 AM

Jared Spurgeon (groin) participated in Wednesday's practice.

That was anticipated, but it's still a good sign. Spurgeon is working towards playing for the first time since Nov. 25.
Wed, Dec 13, 2017 12:42:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon (groin) may be back at practice on Wednesday.

Coach Bruce Boudreau hopes to have Spurgeon as an option to play at some point this week. He has been sidelined since Nov. 25 with a groin strain.
Tue, Dec 12, 2017 12:16:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon is expected to miss the next two weeks with a groin strain.

Spurgeon will miss his third straight game on Saturday. It's a big loss for the Wild as he was providing them with an averaging of 25:40 minutes per contest. He also has three goals and 15 points in 25 games this season. While he's sidelined, Matt Dumba has been playing on the top pairing with Ryan Suter.
Fri, Dec 1, 2017 01:08:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon is dealing with a groin injury.

Spurgeon has been ruled out of Thursday and Saturday's contests as a result of the injury. He might end up sidelined for significantly longer than that though given that the Wild are still waiting to find out if this is a day-to-day or week-to-week issue.
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 01:36:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon (illness) won't play in Monday's game against the Winnipeg Jets.

The Wild defenseman exited the morning skate early because he wasn't feeling well. Ryan Murphy was recalled from the minors earlier in the day as an insurance policy. Spurgeon is day-to-day for now.
Mon, Nov 27, 2017 07:40:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon (illness) will be a game-time decision Monday night.

Spurgeon left the morning skate early because he wasn't feeling well. Minnesota has called up Ryan Murphy from the minors as a potential replacement against Winnipeg. Spurgeon has generated 15 points in 23 games this season and he logs heavy minutes on the team's top pairing, so he would be a key loss for the Wild.
Mon, Nov 27, 2017 02:03:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon collected one goal and two assists in Thursday's 6-4 win over Nashville.

Spurgeon has four points in his last two games after he went three matches without a point previously. The 27-year-old rearguard has three goals and 11 assists in 18 games this season.
Fri, Nov 17, 2017 11:38:00 AM

Jared Spurgeon posted two assists in Thursday's 6-4 win against the Islanders.

Spurgeon has generated one goal and seven points in eight contests. He nearly hit the 40-point mark last year and should easily surpass 30 points in 2017-18.
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Charlie Coyle
4Joel Eriksson Ek
5Matt Cullen
LW1Mikael Granlund
2Jason Zucker
3Marcus Foligno
4Daniel Winnik
5Zach Parise
RW1Nino Niederreiter
2Tyler Ennis
3Chris Stewart
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Gustav Olofsson
6Nate Prosser
7Mike Reilly
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Alex Stalock