|Assets:||Has good playmaking ability, two-way presence, leadership qualities and the versatility to play both center and wing.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't have ideal NHL size, so he will have to add more bulk and prove he can blossom at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Two-way forward with some upside.|
|OHL||William Hanley Trophy||2009-10|
|OHL||Second All-Rookie Team||2008-09|
|3/24/2013||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|3/18/2013||Recalled from Providence (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|2/08/2013||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|2/04/2013||Recalled from Providence (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|1/17/2013||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|1/09/2013||Recalled from Providence (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Providence (AHL).|
|4/18/2012||Recalled from Providence (AHL).|
|9/23/2011||Returned to his junior team (Kingston-OHL).|
|7/20/2011||Signed by the Boston Bruins to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|4/07/2011||Signed by the Providence Bruins (AHL) to an amateur tryout contract.|
|9/28/2010||Returned to his junior team (Peterborough-OHL).|
|6/26/2010||Drafted by the Boston Bruins in the 2nd round (45th overall) in 2010.|
Ryan Spooner back in the minors | 03/24/2013 10:36 AM
NewsThe Boston Bruins have assigned Ryan Spooner to Providence of the AHL.
Official website of the Boston Bruins
ImpactSpooner appeared in three games for the Bruins after his second NHL recall on March 18 and was not able to make a significant impact during that span. We can't recommend grabbing him in standard leagues at this time.
Ryan Spooner fills in on Boston's second line | 03/20/2013 9:35 AM
NewsRyan Spooner started Tuesday night's 3-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets on Boston's second line between Milan Lucic and Nathan Horton in the place of injured center David Krejci.
ImpactHe ended up with two shots and went 4 for 8 on the faceoffs he took during his 15:29 of ice time. Spooner also saw 3:34 of ice time on the power play. He made his debut against Montreal on Feb. 6 and he logged just 5:29 of ice time. "We're giving him the opportunity, being a real good centerman, to play with some good players," said coach Claude Julien. "He's a great playmaker. I think it's a great opportunity for Spoons to take. We'll see where he goes with that."
Boston calls up Ryan Spooner | 03/18/2013 5:38 PM
NewsRyan Spooner has been summoned by the Boston Bruins.
ImpactSpooner has 12 goals and 45 points in 50 AHL games in 2012-13. He certainly has some offensive upside, but he's likely to serve as a bottom-six forward on Tuesday. With that in mind, we can't recommend grabbing him in standard leagues at this time.
Bruins might summon Ryan Spooner | 03/18/2013 9:27 AM
NewsDon't be surprised if the Boston Bruins call up Ryan Spooner.
ImpactDavid Krejci is dealing with a lower body injury and if he can't play on Tuesday, Spooner might be summoned. Spooner has 12 goals and 45 points in 50 AHL games this season. He logged 5:29 minutes in his NHL debut on Feb. 6 and hasn't played with Boston since.
Ryan Spooner sent back to AHL | 02/08/2013 10:04 AM
NewsRyan Spooner was sent back down to the AHL on Friday.
ImpactHe made his debut Wednesday and played 5:29. Spooner is a great prospect -- he has 30 points in 35 games in the AHL -- but getting such little ice time in the NHL wouldn't be great for his development. He'll get another chance should injuries strike and more playing time opens up.
Ryan Spooner to make NHL debut Wednesday | 02/06/2013 3:51 PM
NewsRyan Spooner is projected to make his NHL debut on Wednesday night.
CSN New England
ImpactHe practiced with Jamie Tardif and Lane MacDermid on Boston's fourth line during the morning skate. Spooner was recalled on an emergency basis because of injuries to Brad Marchand, Daniel Paille and Shawn Thornton. He will play because Marchand has been ruled out for the contest.
Bruins bring up Ryan Spooner | 02/05/2013 8:49 AM
NewsRyan Spooner has been summoned from the minors on an emergency basis.
ImpactHe may get the chance to make his NHL debut on Wednesday against Montreal if Brad Marchand is unable to play. Spooner has produced nine goals and 30 points in 35 games for AHL Providence this year.
Bruins send Spooner, Bartkowski to AHL | 01/18/2013 9:39 AM
NewsRyan Spooner and Matt Bartkowski have been assigned to AHL Providence.
ImpactSpooner has recorded seven goals and 20 points in 26 games during his rookie season in the minors, while Bartkowski has chipped in nine points from the back end over 30 contests.
Ryan Spooner scores only goal in loss | 01/02/2013 10:21 PM
NewsRyan Spooner potted Providence's lone goal in its 2-1 loss to Portland on Wednesday night.
ImpactThe 20-year-old is one of the Bruins' best prospects and is in the midst of his first lengthy stay. Blessed with exceptional speed and creativity, Spooner has seven goals and 17 points in 24 games this year and may not be too far from the NHL.
|Goals||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Assists||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Points||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Penalty Minutes||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Plus/Minus||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Power Play Goals||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Power Play Points||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Shorthanded Points||0||4 times-last:at Tor||last:Mar 23|
|Shots||2||at Wpg||Mar 19|
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