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Lauri Korpikoski | Winger

Team: Phoenix Coyotes
Age / DOB:  (27) / 7/28/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
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Lauri Korpikoski (face) will be back in the lineup Thursday against New Jersey.
He has missed the Coyotes' past two games after he took a puck to the face in the morning skate on Monday. Mar 27 - 6:44 PM
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Lauri Korpikoski (face) has a "good chance" to play Thursday against the Devils.

Korpikoski was struck in the face by a puck at the team's morning skate on Monday and has missed the past two games, though he practiced Wednesday. The forward has nine goals and 24 points in 55 games this year.
Mar 26 - 8:16 PM

Lauri Korpikoski (face) will not be available on Tuesday.

Korpikoski was also out for Monday's contest against the New York Rangers. He was struck in the face by a puck during a Coyotes morning skate.
Mar 25 - 6:50 PM

Left winger Lauri Korpikoski scored on a tip-in for the Phoenix Coyotes in their 2-1 loss to the Bruins in Boston Thursday night.

Korpikoski's goal, his ninth of the season, came at 8:14 of the third period; the Bruins already had a 2-0 lead.
Mar 13 - 9:50 PM

Lauri Korpikoski has two goals in three games for Finland at the Winter Olympics.

Heading into the tournament, the Finns were hoping to get some offense from their depth players because injuries have limited their options up front and Korpikoski has stepped up to help in that regard.
Feb 17 - 11:40 AM

Lauri Korpikoski recorded two assists in Phoenix's 4-2 loss on Monday.

Korpikoski has seven goals and 16 points in 33 games in 2013-14. If he can stay healthy, he should flirt with the 30-point mark.
Jan 21 - 10:50 AM

Lauri Korpikoski had a goal and two assists in Phoenix's 6-0 win over Calgary Tuesday night.

Korpikoski, who will play for Finland in Sochi, has four points in the past two games and 13 points overall this season in 26 games. Martin Hanzal, Michael Stone, Mikkel Boedker and Shane Doan all scored a goal and registered an assist for the Coyotes, while Rob Klinkhammer also scored in the win. Radim Vrbata and Mike Ribeiro both added two helpers in the victory.
Jan 8 - 3:20 AM

Lauri Korpikoski logged just 12:46 minutes in his return from an upper-body injury on Saturday, but he should get more ice time Monday night.

The Coyotes seemed interested in easing Korpikoski back into the lineup after he was sidelined for 13 straight games. He has four goals and eight points in 19 games this season.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 10:25:00 AM

The Phoenix Coyotes have activated Lauri Korpikoski from the injured reserve list.

Korpikoski has missed the last 13 games with an upper body injury,. He has four goals and seven points in 18 games this season. He is expected to be in the lineup Saturday when the Coyotes take on Ottawa.
Sat, Dec 21, 2013 09:59:00 AM

Lauri Korpikoski (upper body) did not skate on Sunday.

Korpikoski has not played since November 16 and while it was thought that he would be able to rejoin the team last week, that was not to be. He has four goals and seven points in 18 games this season. Do not expect him to play on Tuesday in Montreal.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 09:20:00 AM

Lauri Korpikoski took part in the Coyotes' practice on Monday.

The hope is that Korpikoski will be able to rejoin the Coyotes before they wrap up their current road trip on Dec. 10. He has four goals and three assists in 18 games this season.
Tue, Dec 3, 2013 11:12:00 AM

Winger Lauri Korpikoski, on injured reserve with an upper-body injury, skated before Friday’s practice for the first time since suffering his injury last Thursday.

But He won’t play today, Coyotes coach Dave Tippett said, adding the left winger is a possibility to play next week.
Sat, Nov 30, 2013 10:16:00 AM

Like Zbynek Michalek, Lauri Korpikoski isn't traveling with the Phoenix Coyotes during their two-game road trip.

"The Korpedo" didn't skate on Saturday. He has seven points in 18 games this season, so he's not a huge fantasy factor.
Sun, Nov 24, 2013 05:47:00 PM

Lauri Korpikoski (upper body) did not skate on Saturday.

Korpikoski suffered the injury early this week and has missed the last two games. He has four goals and seven points in 18 games this season and is looking doubtful for the two-game road trip that starts on Monday. Reserve him for now if he is in your lineup.
Sun, Nov 24, 2013 09:11:00 AM

Lauri Korpikoski (upper body) won't play in Thursday's game.

The timing of this setback is unfortunate given that Korpikoski was starting to heat up. He has seven points this season with five of them coming in his last four games.
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 06:04:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Antoine Vermette
2Martin Hanzal
3Mike Ribeiro
4Jeff Halpern
5Kyle Chipchura
LW1Mikkel Boedker
2Lauri Korpikoski
3Martin Erat
4Rob Klinkhammer
5Brandon McMillan
RW1Shane Doan
2Radim Vrbata
3David Moss
4Paul Bissonnette
D1Oliver Ekman-Larsson
2Keith Yandle
3Derek Morris
4Zbynek Michalek
5Michael Stone
6David Schlemko
7Chris Summers
G1Mike Smith
2Thomas Greiss