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Coyotes' Korpikoski out with upper-body injury

Phoenix Coyotes forward Lauri Korpikoski is day-to-day with an upper-body injury and will not play Monday night against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Korpikoski sustained the injury during the morning skate. While practicing odd-man rushes, the 27-year-old was hit in the head by an errant pass that deflected off a teammate's stick
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Korpikoski emblematic of Finns' Olympic excellence

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- If you had laid odds before the Olympics on which of the five Coyotes would make the greatest impact in Sochi, Russia, the only player who would have sported worse odds than Lauri Korpikoski was goalie Mike Smith, who didn't play a minute for Team Canada. But that's not how things worked out.   Czech center Martin Hanzal missed some time and played sparingly...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Boedker, Korpikoski key Coyotes' offensive onslaught

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Mikkel Boedker's mission this season was to shed past baggage. Lauri Korpikoski's was to prove he could be more than a third-line, defensive wing. Both Coyotes recently took strides in the right direction. Boedker had a goal and an assist and Korpikoski scored and had two assists as the Coyotes opened the floodgates in a 6-0 win over the Calgary Flames...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Phoenix puts Lauri Korpikoski (upper body) on IR

Lauri Korpikoski has been put on injured reserve Friday for the Phoenix Coyotes. In his place they called up Tim Kennedy from AHL Portland to take his place. This per their team twitter feed. The 27 year old Korpikoski missed a 7-4 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday with an upper body injury. The forward from Finland signed a four year extension in July worth $10 million...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Best post-lockout Ranger: Round 1, Derek Stepan (4) vs. Lauri Korpikoski (13)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. Yesterday we saw #5 Vinny Prospal beat #12 Steve Valiwuette. Today’s matchup is #4 Derek Stepan vs. #13 Lauri Korpikoski. Derek Stepan (acquired – 2008 draft, 2nd round) Stepan emerged as the Rangers top center...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
August 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Lauri Korpikoski Re-Signed By Coyotes

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have re-signed left wing Lauri Korpikoski to a four-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We are pleased to sign Lauri to a multi-year contract,” said Maloney. “Lauri is an intelligent, two-way forward, an effective penalty killer and an excellent...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Korpikoski, Coyotes hold off Sharks

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Lauri Korpikoski scored two goals to lead the Phoenix Coyotes to a 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Down by two goals late, the Sharks' Patrick Marleau scored with 32 seconds left, but the Coyotes' Radim Vrbata scored at 19:59. With one of the worst home records in the league, Phoenix's picked up its 11th at home this season...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
February 04, 2012  |  Discuss

John Keating can't say Korpikoski

John Keating makes his home away from home in the Fox Sports Detroit studios. He's often the go-to on FSD giving previews to Tigers games and talking shop during Red Wings intermissions. Usually a deliberate talker with a pretty smooth delivery, Keats doesn't struggle too much because he's preparing for each word individually.  Tonight, had a bear of a time with the...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
January 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Korpikoski scores game-winner for Coyotes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Lauri Korpikoski and Ray Whitney each had a goal and an assist to lead the Phoenix Coyotes to a 4-3 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday night. Korpikoski scored the game-winner at 10:48 of the third period after being set up by Derek Morris and Whitney. Cal O'Reilly and Rostislav Klesla also scored for Phoenix and Jason LaBarbera stopped 34 shots...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Lauri Korpikoski, Coyotes earn second win in two nights

Lauri Korpikoski scored his ninth goal of the season early in the third period to lead the Coyotes to a 4-3 win over the Hurricanes.
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