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Torrey Mitchell | Winger

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/30/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 189
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Buffalo coach Ted Nolan scrambled all of his forward lines in Friday's practice.
Well why wouldn't he? The Sabres can't score and they haven't won in nine games. Torrey Mitchell will get the chance to play with arguably the team's top two offensive talents--Tyler Ennis and Matt Moulson. Other line combinations were as follows: Chris Stewart-Zemgus Girgensons-Brian Flynn, Cody Hodgson-Phil Varone-Drew Stafford and Nicolas Deslauriers-Matt Ellis-Patrick Kaleta. Until the Sabres show any competency at all, we would bench all of the above. Jan 17 - 9:35 AM

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Torrey Mitchell (lower body) has been officially activated off of the injured reserve list.

Mitchell has three goals and six points in 31 contests in 2014-15. He will help fill the void left by Cody McCormick, who is sidelined because of a blood clot.
Jan 13 - 5:32 PM

Torrey Mitchell has been cleared to return from a lower-body injury.

He is expected to play against Detroit on Tuesday night. The Sabres have posted a 1-10-1 record during Mitchell's absence.
Jan 13 - 9:22 AM

Torrey Mitchell (lower body) practiced Sunday and he's expected to be back in the lineup on Tuesday.

He has been out of action since Dec. 15 when he blocked a shot by Ottawa's Erik Karlsson. Mitchell has six points in 31 games this campaign and for now he's still listed on Buffalo's injured reserve list.
Jan 12 - 8:55 AM

Torrey Mitchell is nearing a return to action.

Mitchell, who has been out of the Buffalo lineup for three weeks with a lower-body injury, could be activated in time to play Tuesday when the Sabres face off against the Red Wings. The demotions of Mikhail Grigorenko and Phil Varone seem to support a Mitchell return.
Jan 10 - 9:45 AM

The Buffalo Sabres have placed Torrey Mitchell on injured reserve.

Mitchell has missed two consecutive games with a lower body injury. He's considered week-to-week at this point. The 29-year-old has six points in 31 games this season.
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 12:06:00 PM

Torrey Mitchell (lower body) is listed as week-to-week.

He probably will not play before the Christmas break, so that's three games he'll miss at least. Mitchell blocked a shot against Ottawa on Monday that forced him out of the game.
Thu, Dec 18, 2014 10:13:00 AM

Torrey Mitchell suffered a lower-body injury in Monday's shootout win over Ottawa.

He was hurt when he blocked a shot by Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson in the first period. Mitchell wasn't able to return and he's listed as day-to-day.
Tue, Dec 16, 2014 08:20:00 AM

Torrey Mitchell has recorded two goals in his past four games.

He scored the game-winning goal for Buffalo last Saturday versus Washington. "It's nice to have some success right now and finding my role," Mitchell said Monday. "Confidence is everything in this league. That's no secret. You get some wins under your belt and you start feeling good about yourself. It makes a big difference just showing up to the rink on a practice day." He's averaging 14:29 of ice time per contest, which is the highest of his career. Mitchell has three goals and four points in 21 matches, but it still could be a career year for him from a goal point-of-view if his current pace continues. While that's great for him, Mitchell isn't worthy of having a spot on your fantasy roster.
Tue, Nov 25, 2014 08:39:00 AM

Torrey Mitchell is skating on Buffalo's first line against Edmonton on Friday.

Mitchell is playing on a line with Tyler Ennis and Chris Stewart. Mitchell doesn't bring much offense to the table, but he may get a slight boost if he continues to play on that line. You can continue to ignore him in standard leagues.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014 07:01:00 PM

Torrey Mitchell saw a great deal of ice time with Buffalo as a penalty killer.

In nine games with the Sabres, nearly 19 percent of his ice time was spent shorthanded and the team was good over that span with a 26-for-29 success rate. Despite the small sample size, Mitchell ended up first on the team with 2:57 of penalty kill time per game. He scored his first point with Buffalo in the team's regular season finale after he was promoted to a line with Cody Hodgson and Zemgus Girgensons.
Thu, May 29, 2014 06:49:00 PM

Torrey Mitchell is among the Buffalo Sabres players returning to action against the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday.

Mitchell isn't particularly fantasy relevant, so JFYI.
Tue, Apr 8, 2014 05:59:00 PM

Torrey Mitchell (undisclosed) could be back on Tuesday.

If he isn't able to play against Detroit then he's expected to be ready to go Thursday versus the New York Rangers. Mitchell has been out of action since mar. 25 because of an undisclosed ailment.
Mon, Apr 7, 2014 10:33:00 AM

Torrey Mitchell sustained an injury while playing on Tuesday.

"Mitchell, his is something that's maybe a little more serious, but we'll take a look at him later," Sabres coach Ted Nolan said. Mitchell has nine points and 21 penalty minutes in 63 games this season.
Wed, Mar 26, 2014 04:55:00 PM

Torrey Mitchell was able to return to action on Tuesday March 18.

He had been dealing with a lower-body injury. Mitchell picked up a minus-1 rating in 12:24 of ice time in the Sabres' 3-1 loss to Calgary.
Wed, Mar 19, 2014 02:23:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Tyler Ennis
2Cody Hodgson
3Zemgus Girgensons
4Matt Ellis
5Tim Schaller
LW1Matt Moulson
2Marcus Foligno
3Brian Flynn
4Cody McCormick
5Nicolas Deslauriers
RW1Drew Stafford
2Chris Stewart
3Brian Gionta
4Torrey Mitchell
5Zac Dalpe
6Patrick Kaleta
D1Tyler Myers
2Rasmus Ristolainen
3Josh Gorges
4Nikita Zadorov
5Mike Weber
6Andre Benoit
7Andrej Meszaros
8Tyson Strachan
G1Jhonas Enroth
2Michal Neuvirth
3Matthew Hackett