Saku Koivu Lists Irvine Home for Sale

koivu Saku Koivu, a fifteen year veteran of the NHL, has listed is Irvine home for sale, asking $6.59 million.

Koivu  and his wife purchased the home in 2009 for $4.975 million.  This recent listing comes a month after Anaheim Duck’s general manager Bob Murray announced the Koivu would not be extended a contract this off-season.

This celebrity real estate boasts a Tuscan-style residence with 7,400 square feet of living space with seven bedrooms and six full bathrooms. It features a fossilized stone and reclaimed brick exterior with antique roof tiles and five fireplaces salvaged from France.  There is a 1,500-bottle wine cellar, a gourmet kitchen, telescoping wall of glass and handsome beams throughout.

The exterior of this pro athlete home has a courtyard with fireplace, a covered loggia of more than 1,000 feet, an outdoor kitchen and a pool on over a half-acre of grounds.  This is truly a quality professional athlete home for sale, perfect for outdoor entertainment.

Koivu, 39 years of age, spent ten years with the Montreal Canadiens before moving to the Anaheim Ducks in 2009.  He is Finnish-born and the older brother of Mikko Koivu, a center and captain for the Minnesota Wild.

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