Considering how many injuries the Wild has suffered, it's amazing they lead the NHL in points. Mikko Koivu, the captain, is the latest to go down with an injury. The team says the injury isn't serious, but wouldn't provide further details.
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Mikko Koivu's lower-body injury might be the biggest reason why the Wild is in the midst of a season-worst slump. The team captain had scored in 13 of his past 14 games before being injured against the Blackhawks. Without Koivu, the Wild has a total of two goals in three games.
Fletcher: injured Mikko Koivu to miss All-Star game
Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher confirmed to the Star Tribune that Mikko Koivu will miss the NHL All-Star game because of his shoulder injury. Koivu will be replaced on the roster by Edmonton's Jordan Eberle.
Koivu practices again, close to returning
Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu celebrated his 29th birthday by practicing for the second time in three days. He tells the Star Tribune that his shoulder injury is "getting better each and every day." Koivu has missed 20 of the Wild's past 24 games.
Koivu still out as Wild face Blue Jackets
Wild coach Mike Yeo tells the Star Tribune he’ll keep Mikko Koivu out of the lineup tonight in Columbus. Koivu is recovering from a shoulder injury. Yeo says Koivu is “very close” to returning, but no quite yet. His return might come as early as Thursday’s game against Vancouver.
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