Willie Mitchell will officially end his tenure with the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday.
Willie Mitchell won't be back with the Los Angeles Kings next season.
Willie Mitchell, who will be an unrestricted free agent this summer, wants to extend his career.
Getting off to a strong start will be important for the Los Angeles Kings in Game 4 on Wednesday.
The King have been thankful to have Willie Mitchell back in the fold, especially come playoff time, after he missed the entire lockout-shortened season because of two knee surgeries.
Willie Mitchell scored his first goal of this postseason in the Kings’ 5-4 double-overtime win against the Rangers in Game 2.
Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell was what TSN analyst Scott Cullen described as "a possession beast" in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final and Los Angeles coaches hope he'll do more of the same in Game 2 Saturday night.
The Los Angeles Kings made a tweak of their own for Game 1 against the Chicago Blackhawks, bringing in Willie Mitchell for Matt Greene.
Willie Mitchell (undisclosed) skated in Saturday's practice.
Willie Mitchell (undisclosed) will not return for Game 7 of the Kings' second round series against the Anaheim Ducks.
Willie Mitchell (undisclosed) skated by himself before practice on Tuesday morning.
Willie Mitchell (undisclosed) is slated to miss his third straight game on Monday.
Coach Darryl Sutter has confirmed that Willie Mitchell (undisclosed) won't play Saturday night.
The Kings' depth on defense will be tested in their second-round playoff series against the Anaheim Ducks, which begins tonight.