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Wild captain Mikko Koivu returns from shoulder injury against Flames

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota captain Mikko Koivu returned to the Wild’s lineup Thursday night against Calgary after missing 15 games because of a shoulder injury.

Koivu centred the top line with Dany Heatley and Devin Setoguchi on the wings.

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Koivu has missed 27 games this season. The Wild are 22-16-7 with Koivu in the lineup and 8-16-3 when he’s out.