August 2010 - LA Kings Insider
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Mitchell feature

As promised a couple days ago, here's the feature I did on new Kings defenseman Willie Mitchell for LAKings.com, in which Mitchell goes more in-depth about his recovery from concussion symptoms and the new perspective it has given him. Thanks for reading! Mitchell out to prove he's healthy... Full Story
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Hockey Fest update

Best wishes to Bernie Nicholls, whose mother is scheduled to undergo heart surgery. Nicholls had been scheduled to participate in the Kings' ``Hockey Fest'' on Sept. 11 in El Segundo, but former Kings defenseman Jay Wells has been added to the event and will participate in the ``Life of a King'' pan... Full Story
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Numbers game

At the end of a follow-up interview with Willie Mitchell today, I asked him the question that seems to be predominant in a lot of fans' minds whenever a free agent signs: what number will he wear? Mitchell wore No. 8 in Vancouver, but that's sort of taken by a 20-year-old Norris Trophy candidate. Mi... Full Story
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Lights, camera…

Somewhat lost in yesterday's Willie Mitchell news was the fact that the Kings will be getting significantly more exposure on national television during this season. Yesterday's release revealed that the Kings will be on NBC twice (Feb. 13 at Philadelphia and March 13 at Dallas), on Versus five times... Full Story
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Quotes/video

I'm about to jump on the Kings' conference call with Willie Mitchell, but for now, here are a couple things. First, a few quotes from Mitchell, as provided by the Kings, and then the video of Heidi Androl's interview with Kings assistant general manager Ron Hextall... Q&A WITH WILLIE MITCHELL ... Full Story
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More on Mitchell

A teleconference has tentatively been scheduled for late this afternoon for Willie Mitchell and the Kings, so that will be the opportunity for me to get quotes and details, etc. Stay tuned for that. For now, there should be a Ron Hextall interview with Heidi Androl up on LAKings.com soon. As for th... Full Story