Central Division RANK: 4
Record: 12-8-2 NHL rank: 19

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 24 6 7 13 6 8 0 0 2 20:04 38 0.54
On Pace 82 21 24 45 21 27 0 0 7 20:04 130 0.55
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)