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Lauri Korpikoski | Winger

Team: Arizona Coyotes
Age / DOB:  (28) / 7/28/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
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Lauri Korpikoski (lower body) could be ready for Saturday's game versus Anaheim.
He skated on Tuesday morning, but missed his fourth straight contest with a lower-body injury. "(Dec.) 27th I would think that he would be ready but with his injury, there's an easy chance of re-hurting it," coach Dave Tippett said. "So the three days off will give him insurance that way." Dec 24 - 6:15 PM

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Lauri Korpikoski will not play Monday night against Vancouver.

Korpikoski is still recovering from a lower body injury, and though he practiced Sunday morning, it appears he's not quite ready to return yet. He has three goals and 10 points in 30 games this season.
Dec 22 - 9:50 PM

Lauri Korpikoski (lower body) was on the ice for Sunday's practice.

Korpikoski has missed two contests due to the ailment and will probably be unavailable for a third on Monday. He has three goals and 10 points in 30 games this season.
Dec 22 - 7:51 AM

Lauri Korpikoski (lower body) practiced on Friday but his status for Saturday is still up in the air.

It has not been a good season for the Finnish player who has three goals, ten points and a minus-13 rating. He sat out Tuesday and could do so again Saturday. It really shouldn't matter to your fantasy lineup as he does not deserve to be in it at this time.
Dec 20 - 7:02 AM

Lauri Korpikoski sustained a lower-body injury.

Korpikoski missed Monday's practice as a result. If he can't play on Tuesday, then Sam Gagner will be able to come out of the press box without pushing B.J. Crombeen out of the lineup.
Dec 16 - 10:19 AM

Lauri Korpikoski (undisclosed) was able to play in Thursday's game.

Korpikoski left Tuesday's contest after blocking a shot. He logged 16:49 minutes of ice time Thursday night.
Oct 31 - 2:19 AM

Phoenix forward Lauri Korpikoski was forced out of Tuesday's game against the Lightning after suffering an injury blocking a shot.

Korpikoski reportedly blocked a shot with the outside of his foot and went into the Coyotes locker room after spending a moment on the bench trying to shake it off. We'll pass along more info as it becomes available.
Oct 28 - 8:39 PM

Lauri Korpikoski registered the only goal for the Coyotes, who were routed 6-1 by the Blues on Saturday night.

The goal was Korpikoski’s first point of the season. He’s nothing to get excited about in fantasy leagues, as his career-highs of 19 goals and 40 points came in 2010-11. Shane Doan and Oliver Ekman-Larsson had the helpers.
Oct 19 - 12:47 AM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Antoine Vermette
2Martin Hanzal
3Joe Vitale
4Kyle Chipchura
LW1Mikkel Boedker
2Lauri Korpikoski
3Martin Erat
4Brandon McMillan
RW1Shane Doan
2Sam Gagner
3B.J. Crombeen
4Tobias Rieder
5David Moss
D1Oliver Ekman-Larsson
2Keith Yandle
3Zbynek Michalek
4Michael Stone
5Connor Murphy
6David Schlemko
7Brandon Gormley
8Chris Summers
G1Mike Smith
2Devan Dubnyk