TSN TV Schedule TSN2 TV Schedule
NHL

Report: Ducks' Koivu to play in Finland if lockout continues

{eot}
TSN.ca Staff
12/13/2012 10:03:40 AM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

Saku Koivu is reportedly preparing to play at home in Finland if the NHL lockout extends past Christmas.

The Finnish newspaper Iltalehti reported on Thursday that Koivu will sign with his hometown club TPS Turku of the Finnish league with plans to play after the holidays if there is no new NHL collective bargaining agreement.

The 38-year-old centre played several seasons for TPS Turku before breaking into the NHL and returned to play there during the 2004-05 NHL lockout.

Koivu skated in 74 games last season for the Anaheim Ducks and scored 11 goals and 27 assists. The 16-year NHL veteran signed a one-year contract extension with the Ducks this past May that is worth $3 million with another $800,000 available to him in bonuses.

Saku Koivu (Photo: Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images)

zoom

(Photo: Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story
Vote IN the TSN KLONDIKE NHL POY SHOWDOWN!

Game 4: Bruins at Red Wings (TSN)

Tonight at 8pm et/5pm pt

Game 4: Avalanche at Wild (TSN2)

Tonight at 9:30pm et/6:30pm pt

Joined in progress on TSN after BOS-DET game


NHL on TSN Broadcast Schedule


Western Conference

(1) COL 2, (WC) MIN 1 (1) ANA 2, (WC) DAL 2
(2) STL 2, (3) CHI 2 (2) SJ 3, (3) LA 0


Eastern Conference

(1) BOS 2, (WC) DET 1 (1) PIT 2, (WC) CLB 2
(2) TAM 0, (3) MON 4 (2) NYR 2, (3) PHI 1


Playoff Schedule/Game-By-Game Breakdown

NHL on TSN Playoff Fantasy Tracker



Make Your Predictions!
Make Your Predictions!
TSN TweetBox
© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television