Mitchell talks about Kings handshake line with Coyotes

Although the Kings didn’t take to the ice today, players reported to the team’s training facility and we had a chance to catch up with veteran defenseman Willie Mitchell for a little one-on-one conversation. Among the topics were comments by the Coyotes players after Game 5 in Phoenix, the handshake line, preparation for the Stanley Cup Finals and his personal journey back from a possible career-ending injury two years ago…

For more with Mitchell, click here to go back and read ‘Doing it all with only one thing on his mind’ – a popular interview we did with him right as the playoffs were staring.

Below, you can also watch some additional questions he fielded during a media scrum earlier today…

Don’t miss the video with Dustin Penner we’ll have up next hour.

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