Mitch Wheaton

Mitch Wheaton  #71

Detroit Red Wings  Defenseman
NUMBER: 71 BIRTHDATE: February 6, 1995  (AGE 20)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Sherwood Park, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 215 DRAFTED: DET / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (139th overall)    Prospect Bio
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury
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