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JARED SPURGEON RUMORS

Spurgeon placed on IR, won't join Wild on road trip

Jared Spurgeon will miss at least the upcoming road trip for the Minnesota Wild after he was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. Spurgeon, third on the team in average ice time at 23 minutes, 8 seconds per game, has missed the past two games after taking a puck to the face in a game at Calgary on Feb. 18. He is listed with an upper-body injury by the team. The move is retroactive...
Via Fox Sports North
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild recall Folin with Spurgeon out after taking puck to face

An errant puck is going to cost Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon at least one game. Minnesota head coach Mike Yeo said Spurgeon will not play Friday at Edmonton after Spurgeon took a puck to the face during Wednesday's overtime win at Calgary. The Wild recalled defenseman Christian Folin from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League on Friday to help fill in for Spurgeon...
Via Fox Sports North
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild: Matt Dumba or Christian Folin? Who should make the team? (Video)

As opening night against the Colorado Avalanche inches ever closer, the Minnesota Wild are gearing up by evaluating its options for final roster sports in the last couple preseason games. Several players have already cleared waivers and been assigned to the Iowa Wild to start the year. Mike Yeo and Chuck Fletcher have both said that they will take the final home-and-home series...
Via isportsweb.com
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Nino Niederreiter beats Varlamov in OT, Wild advance

The Minnesota Wild erased four one-goal deficits and ultimately became the only team in the series to win one on the road, beating the Colorado Avalanche 5-4 in overtime in a spectacular Game 7 to advance to the Western Conference Semifinals. Nino Niederreiter’s bomb that blew past Avs netminder Semyon Varlamov an rattled around the […] The post Nino Niederreiter bombs goal past...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild’s Jared Spurgeon Ties Game, Nino Niederreiter Scores Epic Game-Winner

Minnesota was down 4-3 with time winding down on their season when defenseman Jared Spurgeon buried this great shot past Semyon Varlamov. The patience he had to wait on a diving Nathan MacKinnon was absolutely fantastic. Then, in overtime, Nino Niederreiter unleashed this absolutely bomb past Varlamov to give the Wild the upset. The Wild […] The post Wild’s Jared Spurgeon Ties...
Via Diehardsport
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild: 3 keys to stopping Nathan MacKinnon

The Minnesota Wild has quickly dropped two games in the best of seven series with the Colorado Avalanche. The catalyst in the so far in this series has been 18-year-old rookie phenom Nathan MacKinnon, who has skated through and around the Wild nearly at will. His dynamic speed and agility combined with otherworldly vision has been the difference as MacKinnon has seven points in...
Via isportsweb.com
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Nathan Mackinnon Breaks Jared Spurgeon’s Ankles, Scores Goal in Game 2 for Avs

Nathan Mackinnon may be an 18-year-old playing in his first NHL playoffs, but he hasn’t wasted any time making an impact. On Thursday night, the Avs’ rookie sensation had three points, including the game winning assist in overtime, and on Saturday night, he opened the scoring for Colorado. The goal was ridiculous, as he broke Minnesota defenseman Jared Spurgeon’s ankles before...
Via Diehardsport
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kuemper, Spurgeon help Wild beat Lightning 2-1

Darcy Kuemper made 34 saves, Jared Spurgeon had two assists in his return from injury and the Minnesota Wild defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 on Tuesday night. Nino Niederreiter and Dany Heatley scored for the Wild, who are 6-3-2 in Kuemper's 11 straight starts - a franchise record for rookie goalies. Valtteri Filppula scored his 20th of the season for the Lightning, who got...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild's Spurgeon hits shelf with LBI

All of the little nicks and dings that Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon has been playing through lately seems to have caught up with him.The Wild have placed the demure blue liner in the Injured Reserved list with what is being classified through the ambiguous catch-all "Lower-body injury".  Yeo confirms Spurgeon will be out a few weeks. No specifics on Harding other than...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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