Spurgeon recorded a power-play assist, five hits and three blocked shots in Friday's 6-2 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 7.
Spurgeon had the secondary helper on Kirill Kaprizov's second-period tally. In seven playoff outings, Spurgeon managed just three assists (two on the power play), which came in the last two games. The Wild captain also produced a minus-6 rating, 21 blocked shots, 14 hits and seven shots on net, as he was tasked with mostly defensive duties.
Spurgeon recorded two assists, five blocked shots and two shots on net in Wednesday's 3-0 win over the Golden Knights in Game 6.
Spurgeon had a hand in tallies by Kevin Fiala (power play) and Nick Bjugstad (even strength) in the Wild's three-goal third period. The 31-year-old Spurgeon had been silenced offensively through the first five games of the series. Spurgeon has posted two helpers, a minus-4 rating, six shots on net, nine hits and 18 blocked shots in six playoff outings.
Spurgeon (rest) will return to the lineup for Sunday's Game 1 against the Golden Knights, Sarah McLellan of Star Tribune Sports reports.
No surprise here, as Spurgeon's absence from Thursday's lineup was purely precautionary. Spurgeon had seven goals and 18 assists over 54 regular-season appearances as part of a deep Wild defense corps. He has eight goals and 13 assists in 48 previous playoff appearances.
Spurgeon (rest) will not play Thursday's season finale against the Blues, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
The Wild are locked in as the No. 3 seed in the West Division, so they're sitting Spurgeon and several other lineup regulars in advance of the postseason. The 31-year-old blueliner finishes the season having put up 25 points across 22:05 of average ice time in 54 games.
Spurgeon scored a power-play goal and had four blocks Saturday in a 4-3 overtime win over Anaheim.
Spurgeon got the Wild on the board late in the first period, finishing an odd-man rush on the doorstep to make it a 1-1 game. It was the seventh goal of the year for Spurgeon, who has points in seven of his last nine appearances (two goals, seven assists).
Spurgeon collected an assist and two shots on goal in Friday's 4-3 overtime win over the Ducks.
Spurgeon has turned up the offense late in the season with a goal and seven helpers in his last eight appearances. The 31-year-old blueliner has 24 points, 93 shots on net, 97 blocked shots and an even plus-minus rating in 52 appearances overall.
Spurgeon registered a pair of assists, three shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 6-5 win over the Golden Knights.
Spurgeon had the lone helper on a Joel Eriksson Ek goal in the first period and he also set up Nick Bonino's power-play marker in the second. The 31-year-old Spurgeon is up to 23 points, 91 shots on net, 94 blocked shots and a minus-3 rating through 50 games. He's been solid a goal and six helpers in his last six outings.
Spurgeon recorded an assist, three shots on goal and two blocked shots in Thursday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blues.
Spurgeon offered the secondary assist on Kirill Kaprizov's game-tying goal with 52 seconds left in regulation. The 31-year-old Spurgeon has come alive on offense in April -- he put up 10 points in 15 games this month. The Alberta native reached the 20-point mark Thursday, and he's added 83 shots on net, 94 blocked shots and a minus-5 rating in 48 outings this season.
Spurgeon produced a goal and an assist in Saturday's 6-3 win over San Jose.
Spurgeon joined a first-period rush and beat San Jose netminder Martin Jones from the right faceoff circle to stake Minnesota to a 3-0 lead. It was the first goal in the last six games for Spurgeon, who has 19 points on the year.
Spurgeon managed an assist and blocked two shots in Friday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Spurgeon had the lone helper on Kirill Kaprizov's opening tally at 7:44 of the first period. The 31-year-old Spurgeon has improved in April with seven points in 12 games this month. He's at 17 points, 77 shots on net, 92 blocked shots and a minus-7 rating in 45 outings overall. The veteran blueliner continues to log minutes on the top pairing and first power-play unit.
Spurgeon scored a goal on two shots in Wednesday's 5-2 win over Arizona. He also provided two blocks and one hit.
Spurgeon drove to the net and redirected a Zach Parise pass to put the Wild ahead 5-1 just under six minutes into the third period. It was Spurgeon's fifth goal of the season, all of which have come over his last 15 games.
Spurgeon recorded three power-play assists and blocked four shots in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche.
Spurgeon helped out on both of Kirill Kaprizov's goals as well as the first of Kevin Fiala's three tallies in the game. Over his last nine games, Spurgeon has three goals and six helpers, with seven of those nine points coming on the power play. He's beginning to round into his usual form, but his slow start to the year has him at just 15 points through 37 outings. The Alberta native has added 69 shots on net, 67 blocks and a minus-1 rating.
Spurgeon scored a power-play goal on five shots and added a pair of blocked shots in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Golden Knights.
Spurgeon retied the game at 2-2 with his tally at 5:31 of the third period. The 31-year-old defenseman has collected three goals and two assists in his last six games, showing signs of life on offense. He's at 11 points, 67 shots on net and 59 blocked shots through 34 contests this season.
Spurgeon notched an assist and four hits in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Sharks.
Spurgeon had the secondary assist on a Mats Zuccarello goal late in the third period. With two goals and two helpers in last last five games, Spurgeon is beginning to get back into his scoring form. The 31-year-old defenseman started slow this year, leading to seasonal numbers of 10 points in 33 games. He's added 62 shots on net, 57 blocked shots, 36 hits and an even plus-minus rating.
Spurgeon scored two goals, one on the power play, in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Ducks.
He gave the Wild leads of 1-0 and 2-1 in the first period, an impressive performance considering the veteran blueliner came into the game with only one goal on the season. Spurgeon has been well off his usual scoring pace in general this year, and despite Wednesday's production, he has only nine points through 30 games.
Spurgeon scored a goal on two shots and went plus-2 in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Coyotes.
Spurgeon netted his first goal of the season at 13:57 of the third period. The 31-year-old has struggled pretty significantly in 2020-21 with just six points in 26 contests. The Wild's captain has added 52 shots on net, 45 blocked shots, 28 hits and a plus-3 rating. His slow start to the campaign likely played him off the fantasy radar in standard formats.
Spurgeon posted an assist, three shots on goal and three blocked shots in Friday's 3-1 win over the Kings.
Spurgeon was fairly steady defensively and also helped out on Nick Bjugstad's first-period tally. The assist gave Spurgeon four helpers through 16 contests this year. He's added 31 shots on net, 26 blocks, 16 hits and a minus-3 rating in an unusually quiet start to the campaign for the 31-year-old blueliner. Spurgeon's struggles can likely be tied to the Wild's power play firing at just an 8.3 percent success rate -- he had 13 of his 32 points with the man advantage last year.
Spurgeon produced an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.
Spurgeon collected the secondary assist on Mats Zuccarello's opening tally at 15:07 of the first period. The 31-year-old Spurgeon has just three assists, 25 shots on net, 19 blocked shots and 12 hits in 13 outings. He's known to be a better scorer from the blue line, so fantasy managers may want to buy low on him with the hope that he turns it around as the season progresses.
Coach Dean Evason said Wednesday that Spurgeon (upper body) will be in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Ducks, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Spurgeon was unable to suit up out of the Wild's restart Tuesday, but he won't have to wait long to return to the lineup. The captain has accumulated just two assists while averaging 22:13 of ice time through 11 games this season. Expect Spurgeon to assume his usual role on the top power-play unit and defensive pairing for Thursday's game.
Spurgeon (upper body) isn't expected to be in the lineup for Tuesday's game against LA, Randy Johnson of the Star Tribune reports.
Spurgeon is nearing a return to action, but he'll have to wait for Thursday's game against Anaheim for his next opportunity to rejoin the lineup. The 31-year-old blueliner has picked up two helpers while posting a minus-4 rating through 11 games this campaign.
|Last 7 Games|
|05/28||@ LV||L 2-6||0||1||1||-2||22:32|
|05/26||vs LV||W 3-0||0||2||2||+1||24:38|
|05/24||@ LV||W 4-2||0||0||0||-1||19:28|
|05/22||vs LV||L 0-4||0||0||0||-2||23:07|
|05/20||vs LV||L 2-5||0||0||0||-2||23:19|
|05/18||@ LV||L 1-3||0||0||0||-1||22:37|
|05/16||@ LV||W 1-0 (OT)||0||0||0||+1||24:42|
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