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JARED SPURGEON RUMORS

Jared Spurgeon is one of the most underrated players in the NHL

Recently it was announced by the Minnesota Wild that they signed defenseman Jared Spurgeon to a four year deal worth $20.75 million. The undersized player is the unsung hero of the Wild as he has played most of his time this year with Ryan Suter, the big ticket signing from a few years ago. So, what prompted the Wild to lock up a player that seems so pedestrian? Spurgeon's alright…...
Via Puck Drunk Love
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild ink Spurgeon to four-year, $20 million extension

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Jared Spurgeon to a $20.75 million, four-year contract extension that kicks in next season.The deal was announced on Monday, before the Wild hosted the Dallas Stars.The 26-year-old Spurgeon has four goals and 12 assists with a plus-four rating in 31 games and a team-high 65 blocked shots this season. Only defenseman Ryan...
Via Associated Press
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Wild sign defenseman Spurgeon to 4-year contract extension

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Jared Spurgeon to a $20.75 million, four-year contract extension that kicks in next season. The deal was announced on Monday, before the Wild hosted the Dallas Stars. The 26-year-old Spurgeon has four goals and 12 assists with a plus-four rating in 31 games and a team-high 65 blocked shots this season. Only defenseman...
Via Associated Press
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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
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