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Los Angeles Kings Acquire Torrey Mitchell from Montreal Canadiens in Trade

The LA Kings have acquired forward Torrey Mitchell from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a conditional draft choice in the 2018 NHL Draft, Kings Vice President and General Manager Rob Blake announced.

Minnesota Wild v Montreal Canadiens
MONTREAL, QC – NOVEMBER 9: Torrey Mitchell #17 of the Montreal Canadiens slaps a shot against the Minnesota Wild in the NHL game at the Bell Centre on November 9, 2017 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Getty Images)

Mitchell, 32 (born Jan. 30, 1985), has played in 11 games with the Canadiens this year, going scoreless with two penalty minutes.

The 5-11, 186-pound native of Greenfield Park, Quebec has played for the Canadiens, Buffalo Sabres, Minnesota Wild and San Jose Sharks during his 10-year NHL career. In 617 regular-season games he has posted 141 points (61-80=141) and 323 penalty minutes.

Drafted in the fourth-round (126th overall) by San Jose during the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, he has appeared in 75 playoff games, posting 18 points (5-13=18) and 36 penalty minutes.

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