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Report: Rangers obtain Mitchell from Leafs

Monday, 02.28.2011 / 3:13 PM / News

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Report: Rangers obtain Mitchell from Leafs
According to TSN, the Toronto Maple Leafs have dealt pending restricted free agent center John Mitchell to the New York Rangers in exchange for a seventh-round draft pick.

Mitchell, Toronto's fifth-round draft pick in 2003, was in his third NHL season. The 6-foot-1, 182-pound Mitchell had 2 goals, 3 points and a minus-7 rating in 23 games for the Leafs this season. He has 20 goals, 55 points and 76 penalty minutes in 159 career games.
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