MIKKO KOIVU RUMORS & GOSSIP

Georges The Dog Is Quite Possibly The Minnesota Wild’s Most Passionate Fan

Everybody knows that Minnesota is a hotbed for hockey, but did you know that some Minny dogs enjoy the sport just as much as their human owners? Well, meet Georges the Golden Retriever. Georges is a pretty big Minnesota Wild fan. He owns a Mikko Koivu jersey. He watches the games on TV. He gets fired up. He’s awesome. If this is how excited Georges gets for a regular season game...
Via Next Impulse Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild: End of season outlook

After a slight hiccup in what seemed like a team on cruise control heading into the playoffs, the Minnesota Wild have again gotten back on track. The Wild has put last week in the rear-view mirror and looked like a completely different team through 3 games this week, taking 5 of 6 points. They will have a chance to add to that total tomorrow against the Detroit Red Wings. The recent...
Via isportsweb.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Captain Scores a lot - Mikko Koivu

Mikko Koivu with the puck that he used to become the new #mnwild all-time leading scorer! pic.twitter.com/cbjjk8WIRx— Minnesota Wild (@mnwild) March 19, 2014Congrats to the Wild Captain for becoming the All-Time leading scorer for the Minnesota Wild
Via Goon's World
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild needs a sense of urgency now

Minnesota Wild needs a sense of urgency NOW.After squandering a three goal lead to a team considered to be one of the worst in the NHL, the Minnesota Wild are in jeopardy of losing a spot in playoffs. Anyone who watched the game on Tuesday saw the lead evaporate after defensive breakdowns and a powerplay that failed to execute after given every opportunity to put the dagger into...
Via isportsweb.com
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild's Koivu won't play for Finland in Olympics

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The disappointment was apparent on Mikko Koivu's face. Koivu, the Minnesota Wild captain and presumptive captain for Team Finland, announced Friday he won't play in the Olympics this month in Sochi, Russia. Koivu, who has missed the past 15 games for Minnesota, decided his surgically-repaired ankle hasn't healed enough to allow him to play in his third...
Via Fox Sports North
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Mikko Koivu steals Alex Burrows' glove (Video)

Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu stole the glove of Vancouver Canucks center Alex Burrows as the players were heading toward their respective benches during Tuesday night's game at the Rogers Centre. Koivu entered the Wild bench with the glove, then tossed it back out onto the ice after Burrows entered the Canucks bench. Burrows was left to try to reach for his glove with...
Via Holdout Sports
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Koivu to return Thursday against Calgary

WEDNESDAY'S STORYLINE: After a 15-game absence due to an upper body injury, the Wild will get captain Mikko Koivu back tomorrow against Calgary. Koivu has missed 23 of the past 27 games, but his frustration has turned to excitement in anticipation of tomorrow night's game. "I am very excited, it has been a long couple weeks here. Feeling good to be out there in practice...
Via Fox Sports North
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Mikko Koivu to miss an additional two weeks

ST. PAUL, Minn. Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu will miss at least two more weeks, general manager Chuck Fletcher announced on Tuesday night. Koivu, who has 10 goals and 27 assists in 45 games this season, has missed the past six games and won't face any contact for the next two weeks for an injury the team has not disclosed. The Star Tribune reported Koivu is still dealing...
Via Fox Sports North
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Koivu to miss Tuesday's game at Columbus

TUESDAY'S STORY LINE: Mikko Koivu's return will have to wait at least one more game. Head Coach Mike Yeo said the decision to keep Koivu out of the lineup was made this morning. Koivu, who has missed seven games with an upper body injury, could likely return Thursday at home against Vancouver. "He wants to play, but he needs a couple more days. I think we are fairly...
Via Fox Sports North
February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Koivu returns to practice for the Wild

TUESDAY'S STORY LINE: As expected, Wild captain Mikko Koivu joined his teammates at practice for the first time since suffering an upper body injury on January 14th. Koivu, who has 33 points in 41 games this season, was happy to be back with his team. "It feels good, to be practicing with the rest of the team, mentally it is a lot more fun," said Koivu. Koivu said...
Via Fox Sports North
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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