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Famous Hockey Actor Tragically Passes Away At 49 Years Old


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Austin Sabourin
February 27, 2024  (5:58 PM)
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Kenneth Mitchell, known for his role as Ralph Cox in the iconic hockey film "Miracle," has tragically passed away at the age of 49.

Originally from Toronto, Ontario, Mitchell portrayed Cox, a pivotal figure in the inspiring tale of the 1980 US Olympic hockey team's triumph.
Despite never playing in the NHL, Cox's contribution to hockey lore was significant. Drafted by the Boston Bruins, he later earned Stanley Cup rings as a scout for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Mitchell's portrayal of Cox resonated deeply with audiences, immortalizing the underdog spirit.
Sadly, Mitchell battled ALS for five years before his passing, leaving behind a legacy of impactful performances in film and television. His loss is deeply felt by fans worldwide.
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