FantasySP / NHL / Mikko Koivu https://www.fantasysp.com/nhl_player_news/Mikko_Koivu/ FantasySP / NHL / Mikko Koivu Copyright 2019 5430888 <![CDATA[Koivu 'totally confident' in return from ACL surgery]]> Mikko Koivu was asked if he had concern about his ability to return to the Minnesota Wild next season at age 36. Just as if he were corralling a puck with a quick flick of his ...]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5430888/koivu-totally-confident-in-return-from-acl-surgery 5430888 Thu, 14 Feb 2019 19:25:01 EDT Washington Times https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5430888/koivu-totally-confident-in-return-from-acl-surgery <![CDATA[Undergoes ACL surgery]]> Koivu had surgery Friday to repair a torn ACL and meniscus in his right knee.

Koivu was already ruled out for the remainder of the season and the team has stressed it won't have any additional updates on the center's timeline until the offseason. While not official yet, the Wild will no doubt place Koivu on injured reserve soon in order to free up a roster spot. Training camps will begin in roughly seven months, which may just be long enough for the Finn to be ready to play Opening Night.

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5427362/undergoes-acl-surgery 5427362 Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:45:08 EDT RotoWire https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5427362/undergoes-acl-surgery
<![CDATA[Joel Eriksson Ek scores but Wild's losing streak grows with loss to Edmonton]]> Mikko Koivu was a dud that highlighted a familiar problem: a lack of execution in a 4-1 loss.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426934/joel-eriksson-ek-scores-but-wilds-losing-streak-grows-with-loss-to-edmonton 5426934 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 23:00:02 EDT Star Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426934/joel-eriksson-ek-scores-but-wilds-losing-streak-grows-with-loss-to-edmonton <![CDATA[Koivu injury further complicates trade deadline for Wild]]> Mikko Koivu tore the ACL and meniscus in his right knee .]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426818/koivu-injury-further-complicates-trade-deadline-for-wild 5426818 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 21:00:02 EDT Star Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426818/koivu-injury-further-complicates-trade-deadline-for-wild <![CDATA[Wild resumes playoff push without Koivu]]> Mikko Koivu, who will be out for the rest of the season after tearing his ACL and meniscus in his right knee.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426567/wild-resumes-playoff-push-without-koivu 5426567 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 15:30:01 EDT Star Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426567/wild-resumes-playoff-push-without-koivu <![CDATA[Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau admitted that he feels sorry]]> Mikko Koivu, who will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. "We’ll do what we have to do to win," Boudreau said. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426235/wild-head-coach-bruce-boudreau-admitted-that-he-feels-sorry 5426235 Thu, 07 Feb 2019 5:45:09 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426235/wild-head-coach-bruce-boudreau-admitted-that-he-feels-sorry <![CDATA[Wild captain Koivu to miss rest of season with knee injury]]> Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament and cartilage in his right knee in an on-ice collision, a major setback for a team with a tenuous hold on a playoff spot.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426031/wild-captain-koivu-to-miss-rest-of-season-with-knee-injury 5426031 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 20:10:01 EDT Star Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5426031/wild-captain-koivu-to-miss-rest-of-season-with-knee-injury <![CDATA[Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after suffering]]> Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after suffering a tear of the anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in his right knee. Koivu is expected to have surgery to repair his knee on Friday. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425907/mikko-koivu-will-miss-the-rest-of-the-season-after-suffering 5425907 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:10:08 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425907/mikko-koivu-will-miss-the-rest-of-the-season-after-suffering <![CDATA[Wild captain Mikko Koivu will miss rest of NHL season]]> Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in his right knee Tuesday at Buffalo.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425906/wild-captain-mikko-koivu-will-miss-rest-of-nhl-season 5425906 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:10:01 EDT Star Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425906/wild-captain-mikko-koivu-will-miss-rest-of-nhl-season <![CDATA[Requires surgery, out for season]]> Koivu will miss the balance of the season after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus of the right knee. He is scheduled to undergo surgery Friday.

Koivu sustained the injury in Tuesday's game against the Sabres.

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425894/requires-surgery-out-for-season 5425894 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 17:00:10 EDT RotoWire https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425894/requires-surgery-out-for-season
<![CDATA[Mikko Koivu (lower body) was seen leaving the arena on crutches]]> Mikko Koivu (lower body) was seen leaving the arena on crutches minutes after Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to Buffalo. Coach Bruce Boudreau did not provide an update on Koivu's status after he left the match with an apparent lower-body injury. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425641/mikko-koivu-lower-body-was-seen-leaving-the-arena-on-crutches 5425641 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:35:10 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425641/mikko-koivu-lower-body-was-seen-leaving-the-arena-on-crutches <![CDATA[Mikko Koivu left Tuesday's game against Buffalo due to injury]]> Mikko Koivu left Tuesday's game against Buffalo due to injury and he won't return. Koivu appeared to go knee-on-knee with Sabres forward Tage Thompson in a collision at center ice. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425276/mikko-koivu-left-tuesdays-game-against-buffalo-due-to-injury 5425276 Tue, 05 Feb 2019 21:15:18 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nhl/Mikko_Koivu/5425276/mikko-koivu-left-tuesdays-game-against-buffalo-due-to-injury