It's about time!
He played for the Wild for 15 years and now Mikko Koivu is finally getting his number retired on Sunday, March 13, according to the Minnesota Wild's twitter. Koivu is the second number that the Minnesota have retired but Koivu will be the first player to get the honor of their number in the rafters. The other number retired is the number 1 which the Wild retired in honor of their fans. So if you want to honor the captain, make sure you get your tickets for the March 13 game against the Predators.