Jared Spurgeon D MIN 19 Hrs

Spurgeon (head) is nearing a return to action.

Per the report, Spurgeon could return to action as soon as Thursday against the Caps, with such a scenario effectively ruling him out for Tuesday's contest against Ottawa, however.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 3 Days

Spurgeon (head) could resume practicing Monday, Chad Graff of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

Spurgeon planned to work out on his own in Minnesota on Saturday, which would normally indicate a forthcoming return to practice for a player coming off injury. The blueliner is dealing with a suspected concussion after taking a puck to the face in a Feb. 18 game.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 7 Days

Spurgeon (face) will not travel to Nashville for Thursday's game against the Preds.

Spurgeon is thus ruled out for the Wild's next two games, with Saturday's contest against the Avs representing his next chance to suit up.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 7 Days

Spurgeon (face) was placed on injured reserve Monday.

Spurgeon has already been ruled out ahead of Tuesday's game against the Oilers while he continues to deal with suspected concussion symptoms. His IR stint is backdated to Feb. 18, which would allow him to return to action Thursday against the Predators if he's fully healthy by that point.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 8 Days

Spurgeon (face) won't play Tuesday against the Oilers, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Spurgeon thus remains in the day-to-day category as Thursday's game against the Preds approaches.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 9 Days

Spurgeon (face) wasn't on the ice for morning skate, indicating he will miss Sunday's game against the Stars, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.Spurgeon took a puck to the face in Wednesday's contest, and the injury will cause him to miss at least to additional games. There is reportedly concern of a possible concussion, but nothing has been confirmed on that at this point. With the news that he'll miss Sunday, his next chance to return will come Tuesday against the Oilers.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 12 Days

Spurgeon (face) will be unavailable for Friday's game against the Oilers, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.After taking a Mark Giordano shot to the chin during Wednesday's win over the Flames, Spurgeon will be forced to head to the press box for the match in his hometown of Edmonton. It's feared that Spurgeon may have suffered a concussion from the impact, but the Wild haven't provided much information on his health other than indicating he was dealing with an upper-body injury. Seventh defenseman Stu Bickel or a potential call-up from AHL Iowa would likely assume Spurgeon's spot in the lineup Friday.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 12 Days

Spurgeon exited Wednesday's game in the first period after taking a puck to the face, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.Spurgeon has not been ruled out for the game, but he did not return to the bench after leaving the contest. Expect an update on Spurgeon's status as more details become available.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 16 Days

Spurgeon accrued two assists in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Hurricanes.Spurgeon ranks second among Wild blueliners in both goals (seven) and points (18). Those numbers aren't impressive enough to carry much value outside of deeper leagues just yet, but the 25-year-old might have a 40-point season in him down the road.

Jared Spurgeon D MIN 21 Days

Spurgeon chipped in an assist and two shots on goal in Monday's 5-3 win over the Canucks.Many fantasy owners hoped Spurgeon's hot October portended a breakout, but he hasn't looked nearly as effective since returning from a shoulder injury in mid-November. He's provided only 10 points since that time, spanning 36 games.