BREAKING: Controversial NHL Reject Mitchell Miller Inks a New Deal

Published November 15, 2023 at 8:49

Mitchell Miller, a former NHL draft pick whose career has been marred by controversy, is reportedly signing a new contract with Ak Bars Kazan of the KHL, according to

As SE has learned, Ak Bars will sign a contract with American defenseman Mitchell Miller.

Now the 21-year-old hockey player plays for Liptovsky Mikulas HK in Slovakia

Former Coyotes Draft Pick Mitchell Miller Signs New Deal Overseas


Miller, who previously played for Liptovsky Mikulas HK in Slovakia, was initially drafted by the Arizona Coyotes in 2020. His tenure with the Coyotes was short-lived due to revelations about his past, including bullying a developmentally disabled schoolmate and making racist comments.

Embarrassing Mistake From the Bruins

In November 2022, the Boston Bruins took a chance on Miller, offering him a three-year, entry-level contract, but swiftly terminated it amid public outcry, though Miller received financial compensation.

Ak Bars Kazan's decision to sign Miller aligns with the KHL's history of recruiting players with contentious pasts, such as Alex Galchenyuk, Reid Boucher, and Brendan Leipsic.

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