Jared Spurgeon

Jared Spurgeon  #46

Minnesota Wild  Defenseman
NUMBER: 46 BIRTHDATE: November 29, 1989  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 176 DRAFTED: NYI / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 6th   (156th overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS *Goal total is a career high *Leads team in blocked shots, 3rd in TOI/game *Recorded two assists vs. CAR (2/14) *Registered season best +4 at BUF (1/15) *Skated season high 29:41 vs. WPG (12/27) - 2nd highest of career *Notched career high 6 hits along with 6 shots and +3 rating at FLA (11/24) *Blocked eight shots and led team in TOI vs. WPG (11/16) *Recorded goal and tied franchise record for shots by defenseman (8) vs. BUF (11/13) *Notched two assists and five blocked shots vs. ARI (10/23) *Recorded franchise record nine blocked shots at COL (10/11) *Missed 11 games with upper-body injury (11/1-11/11, 2/20-3/3), two games with illness (12/13, 12/16)
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury