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Jared Spurgeon | Defenseman

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (24) / 11/29/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 185
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Jared Spurgeon scored a goal in Minnesota's 3-1 victory against Phoenix on Saturday.
Spurgeon has only been held off the scoresheet twice in his last seven games. He has five goals and a career-high 24 points in 61 contests this season. Mar 30 - 10:32 AM

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Jared Spurgeon posted two assists in Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to New Jersey.

He has a goal and three points in his last two contests and 21 points on the year. Spurgeon has enjoyed his most productive run of the season since February, with nine points in his past 13 appearances.
Mar 21 - 9:25 AM

Jared Spurgeon's two assists helped the Wild squeak past Tampa Bay 2-1 on Tuesday night.

Spurgeon improves to 14 points in 44 games this year in his second multi-point effort this season.
Feb 4 - 11:06 PM

Jared Spurgeon (foot) will return to the Minnesota Wild's lineup on Tuesday.

Spurgeon was sidelined for roughly a month. He's projected to play alongside Marco Scandella.
Feb 4 - 12:30 PM

Jared Spurgeon isn't ready to return from his foot injury on Saturday.

He took part in Friday's practice and it's possible that he'll be back on Tuesday against Tampa Bay. Spurgeon has missed 13 games with a broken foot and Saturday's match will be the 14th.
Feb 1 - 3:18 PM

Jared Spurgeon (foot) might be back on Saturday.

Spurgeon has been sidelined for 13 straight contests. He has a goal and 12 points in 43 games in 2013-14.
Jan 31 - 6:47 PM

Jared Spurgeon (foot) participated in Thursday's morning skate, but he won't play against Colorado.

It marked his first appearance on the ice with his teammates since he injured his foot on a blocked shot on Jan. 2 versus Buffalo. Spurgeon is slated to take part on contact drills on Friday and he could be back on Saturday.
Jan 30 - 6:28 PM

Jared Spurgeon may miss another few games due to a foot injury.

He will not play in Minnesota's first few games of a four-game road trip that begins in San Jose Saturday night. However there is a chance Spurgeon could be recovered in time to play on or about February 1st. Check back with us next week on his status.
Jan 25 - 2:24 PM

Jared Spurgeon skated on his own after Minnesota's practice on Saturday.

It was the first time Spurgeon had skated siince he injured his foot early this month. Although he is making progress, there is no date for his return to action. Keep Spurgeon on reserve for now.
Jan 18 - 12:58 PM

Jared Spurgeon (foot) is close to being able to resume skating.

He had his boot removed from his broken foot. Spurgeon has missed six games due to the ailment. He probably won't be available to return until late January or early February.
Jan 16 - 11:52 AM

Jared Spurgeon will miss a few weeks because of his undisclosed injury.

Wild coach Mike Yeo gave the news on Saturday morning. Spurgeon has generated one goal, 11 assists and a plus-6 rating in 43 games. He averages 21:34 of ice time per contest, so he will be missed on Minnesota's back end.
Jan 4 - 12:34 PM

Jared Spurgeon (undisclosed) has been placed on injured reserve.

He has topped 27 minutes of ice time in Minnesota's last two games, but he may have been playing through an undisclosed ailment which forced him to sit Monday's practice.
Jan 4 - 12:11 PM

Jared Spurgeon (undisclosed) is healthy enough to play Tuesday.

Spurgeon missed Monday's practice due to the ailment. He has a goal and 12 points in 41 games this season.
Tue, Dec 31, 2013 12:25:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon did not participate in Minnesota's practice Monday.

He's been dealing with a number of injuries for some time. If Spurgeon can't suit up against the Blues Tuesday night, Jonathan Blum may get a chance to make his Wild debut.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 12:52:00 PM

Jared Spurgeon produced two assists in Minnesota's 4-3 victory over Chicago.

He picked up one assist on Jonas Brodin's power-play goal to tie the game at 3-3 and then he helped set up Marco Scandella's game winner late in the third. The defense corps of the Wild was clearly a key factor in the team's win and Spurgeon was a difference maker. He has three assists in his last two games and 10 points in 30 contests this year.
Fri, Dec 6, 2013 09:14:00 AM

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C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Kyle Brodziak
4Erik Haula
LW1Zach Parise
2Matt Moulson
3Dany Heatley
4Matt Cooke
5Cody McCormick
6Michael Rupp
7Jason Zucker
RW1Jason Pominville
2Charlie Coyle
3Nino Niederreiter
4Justin Fontaine
5Stephane Veilleux
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Nate Prosser
7Clayton Stoner
8Jonathon Blum
G1Darcy Kuemper
2Ilya Bryzgalov
3Niklas Backstrom
4John Curry
5Josh Harding