Central Division RANK: 2
Record: 44-24-4 NHL rank: 6

Mikko Koivu

#9 • C
  • Status: On roster
  • Height: 6'3
  • Weight: 215 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 11 years
  • Birthdate: Mar 12, 1983
  • Birthplace: Turku, FIN
  • Drafted: Drafted by Minnesota in 2001 (1/6).
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 74 18 35 53 24 24 2 0 4 19:12 130 0.72
On Pace 81 20 38 58 26 26 2 0 4 19:12 142 0.72
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has great size for the center position and plays a top-notch two-way game. Smart, he leads by example. Skates well and is extremely determined. Scores goals in the clutch. His instincts help make players around him better.
Flaws:
Can be prone to prolonged scoring slumps. Has been upgrading his level of physical play, since he has the size to do so, but isn't a natural at it. Is not a natural goal-scorer, nor is he an elegant skater at the highest level.
Career Potential:
Quality, veteran two-way center.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2011-12 (Injured)
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2006 (Finland)
Olympic Olympic Bronze Medal 2014 (Finland), 2010 (Finland)