Colorado Avalanche clinch Central Division: Video

  The Avalanche have completed their turnaround, and are now champions of the Central Division, considered by some to be the toughest division in the league. Before the Avalanche take the ice tonight for their season finale against the Anaheim Ducks, they have won the Central Division and have locked up the 2nd seed in the Western Conference. The Avalanche had a couple of different...
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Colorado Avalanche forward John Mitchell day-to-day with back injury

Tuesday night during the Colorado Avalanche's game against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre, Avalanche center John Mitchell left in the second period of the 6-3 loss. Mitchell did not return to the game and was taken to a local hospital for x-rays.That hurts.Mitchell signed an extension with the Avalanche for 3 years last Friday, reportedly worth $5.4 million (AAV of $1...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Avalanche center John Mitchell gets X-rays on his back

Avalanche center John Mitchell was taken to a hospital Tuesday night for X-rays on his back after a scary collision into the boards. Mitchell was hurt after losing an edge on his skates while trying to check Montreal's Lars Eller. Mitchell slid back-first into the end boards and was down for a couple of minutes. Mitchell did skate off the ice under his own power, accompanied...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Avalanche re-sign Mitchell, Berra

The Colorado Avalanche have the third highest payroll in the NHL, which figures to stay about the same after re-signing forward John Mitchell to a three-year $5.4 million contract set to begin next season.Mitchell is in his sixth NHL season, and second with the Avs after having previously spent time with the Leafs and Rangers. "John is a proven NHL player who has been a very...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Avs sign John Mitchell, Reto Berra to new deals

The Avalanche invested nearly $10 million in two players Friday. Forward John Mitchell signed a three-year, $5.4 million contract, and goalie Reto Berra signed a three-year, $4.35 million contract. Both could have become unrestricted free agents next season. "John is a proven NHL player who has been a very good addition to our team the past two seasons," said Avalanche...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Avalanche Sign John Mitchell To A Three-Year Extension

DENVER – The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has signed forward John Mitchell to a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 season. Mitchell, 29, has appeared in 65 of Colorado’s 66 games this season, tallying 23 points (7g/16a) with a +8 plus/minus rating.  Mitchell’s 16 assists are just one short of his career high (17) set with the...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Avalanche C John Mitchell’s face has taken a beating this season (Picture)



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January 26, 2013  |  6 Comments

John Mitchell Going To Colorado

The Rangers lose one of their depth forwards as John Mitchell has signed with the Colorado Avalanche. Mitchell played some big minutes for the Rangers and was a very effective 3rd and 4th line forward but he is someone that the Rangers could replace with the guys out on the open market. Konopka, Knuble, this free [...]
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July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Player Review: John Mitchell (UPDATE)

John Mitchell was not a player anyone really expected to touch the ice in a Rangers jersey at any point this season, but that changed on November 25 of 2011 when he was recalled by the team from the Connecticut Whale of the AHL to play against the Washington Capitals, along with Carl Hagelin. Mitchell would never look back to the AHL from that point on, sticking with the Blueshirts...
Via The Rangers Tribune
June 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Stay or go: John Mitchell

Over the next few weeks leading into free agency, we will be looking at the Rangers UFAs and RFAs and analyzing their contribution to the team, potential asking price, and potential future with the Rangers organization. In typical BSB fashion, we like to kick things off with the player that brings up the most debate in regards to keeping him. That player, of course is John Mitchell...
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June 09, 2012  |  Discuss

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