John Mitchell
HEIGHT: 6' 6"
BIRTHDATE: 07/10/1986
DRAFTED: undrafted
Appeared in his third AHL season in 2012-13, collecting 10-4=14 points with 48 PIM in 61 games with Norfolk…set a career high in goals…recorded his third career multi-goal game (2-0=2) along with the game winner in a 3-2 victory, Mar. 13 @ Charlotte…posted a career-high three-game goal streak (3-0=3), Nov. 28-Dec. 2…appeared in his second professional season in 2011-12, scoring 8-10=18 points with a +7 rating and 23 PIM in 50 games with Syracuse (AHL)…matched a career high in assists and established a personal best in plus/minus…also appeared in four Calder Cup Playoff games, scoring one goal (1-0=1) in an opening-round series loss to St. John’s…matched career highs with two assists (0-2=2) on Nov. 23 @ Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and two goals (2-0=2) on Dec. 30 vs. Binghamton…signed a two-year contract with Anaheim, May 3, 2012…made his professional debut with Syracuse in 2010-11, collecting 9-10=19 points with 64 PIM in 60 games…scored a career-best two goals (2-0=2) to lead Syracuse to a 3-2 victory, Jan. 22 vs. Norfolk…earned a career-high two assists in a 7-1 win, Feb. 19 vs. Rochester…also had a three-game stint with Elmira (ECHL) from Nov. 2-5, picking up 1-1=2 points…played four seasons for the University of Wisconsin (WCHA) from 2006-10, scoring 32-29=61 points with 242 PIM in 139 career games…helped lead the Badgers to a Frozen Four championship appearance in 2010 against eventual winner Boston College…scored 15-11=26 points in 2008-09, sharing the team lead in goals and leading in GWG (4).