Koivu (knee) is hoping to be fully healthy for the start of September's training camp, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Koivu had surgery Friday to repair a torn ACL and meniscus in his right knee.
Koivu will miss the balance of the season after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus of the right knee. He is scheduled to undergo surgery Friday.
Koivu (undisclosed) will most likely be sidelined for Thursday's game against the Oilers, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Koivu did not come out for the second period Tuesday after a first-period collision with Buffalo's Tage Thompson, Sarah McLellan of the Star Tribune reports.
Koivu has produced one goal and three power-play assists through 10 games in 2019.
Koive (knee) is expected to suit up for Tuesday's contest against the Sharks, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Koivu is expected to re-enter the lineup Friday against the Stars after missing a game due to the birth of his child, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Koivu scored a goal and added an assist during Tuesday's 8-3 win over St. Louis.
Koivu only has two goals in his last 40 games.