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Continued: For Wild captain Koivu, 'winning is all that matters'

  • Article by: MICHAEL RUSSO , Star Tribune
  • Last update: April 30, 2013 - 8:03 AM

“But I’m hoping we get to the point where we start to win, get into playoff games and have more of a spotlight on the team where people recognize just how good he is.”







 

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