- Has missed nine of the last 10 games due to a leg injury.
- Was placed on IR, Dec. 11 (retroactive to Nov. 29).
- Scored 1:15 into the first period on Nov. 4 vs. Vancouver.
- Was activated from the Injured Non-Roster list on Oct. 16 and scored a short-handed goal in his season debut that night in Ottawa.
- The goal was Mitchell's first career short-handed tally and marked the third time in as many seasons with Colorado that he's scored a goal in his first game of the year.
- Began the season on the Injured Non-Roster list, forcing him to miss the first four games of the year.
- Set career highs in assists (21) and points (32) while appearing in 75 games for Colorado last season.
- His 11 goals were one shy of his career best set with Toronto in 2008-09.
Traded to NY Rangers by Toronto for NY Rangers' 7th round choice (Viktor Loov) in 2012 Entry Draft, February 28, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 1, 2012.