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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

WATCH: MacKinnon embarrasses Wild defense for goal

The legend of Nate MacKinnon continues to grow, and likely will continue to do so for some time. He was picked No. 1 overall in this past summer’s NHL draft by the Colorado Avalanche. The 18-year-old made the Avalanche’s opening-night squad, and stuck with the team all year. It’s not like they could send him down- he just kept picking up points, and with the 63 he notched this...
Via Around The Rink
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild give qualifying offers to Jared Spurgeon, four other RFAs

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild will keep defenseman Jared Spurgeon and four minor-league players after extending qualifying offers to five restricted free agents. Spurgeon, 23, is one of Minnesota's top-4 defenseman and paired with Marco Scandella -- who was re-signed earlier this offseason -- during the playoffs. Spurgeon had five goals and 10 assists and was a plus...
Via Fox Sports North
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Did Jared Spurgeon dive on this play?

I am going to preface this post with, I am Minnesota Wild fan, but, I think there was some embellishment on this penalty. Steve Sullivan was given a two minute minor for tripping but it looks like Jared Spurgeon was a little light on his skates. I am a Wild fan but that looked like a great Robbie Earl impersonation there. — Eric J. Burton (@goon48) March 1, 2013
Via Goon's World
February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild activate defenseman Spurgeon from IR

The Minnesota Wild will get a defensive boost for Tuesday night's game at Vancouver. Minnesota activated defenseman Jared Spurgeon from injured reserve Tuesday afternoon and placed forward Matt Kassian on waivers. Earlier in the day, the Wild had called up goaltender Darcy Kuemper from the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League and sent down defenseman Marco Scandella....
Via Fox Sports North
February 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild Friday: Brodin filling in for Spurgeon

FRIDAY'S STORY LINE: With defenseman Jared Spurgeon out of the lineup Friday night with a lower-body injury, 19-year-old defenseman Jonas Brodin will make his much-anticipated NHL debut in Detroit. The rookie defenseman is one of Minnesota's top defensive prospects after being a first-round pick in 2011. "I am excited," he said Friday. "It's going to...
Via Fox Sports North
January 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Spurgeon's absence will hurt Wild's attack

The Minnesota Wild will be without their best defenseman when they play at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Wednesday night as Jared Spurgeon is out with a lower body injury. However the news is not all bad as head coach Mike Yeo explained after morning skate in Nashville, "We are relieved to report that Jared's injury is not as bad as we first anticipated as the X...
Via Fox Sports North
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Wild D Spurgeon checked headfirst into boards

Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon left Monday's game against Colorado after he was slammed headfirst into the boards. Spurgeon had to be helped off the ice following a check from behind by Avalanche left wing Cody McLeod. There was no word on his condition following Monday's game, but Wild coach Mike Yeo blasted the Avalanche for their play. They hit him from behind...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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