Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
Kris Russell
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KrisRussell
POSITION: Defenceman
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 173
BIRTHDATE: 02/05/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Caroline, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: CBJ: 2005-67 overall
Brother of Ryan WHL East Second All-Star Team (2005) WHL East First All-Star Team (2006, 2007) WHL Defenseman of the Year (2006, 2007) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior Sportsman of the Year (2006) WHL Player of the Year (2007) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2007) Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year (2007) Traded to St. Louis by Columbus for Nikita Nikitin, November 11, 2011. Signed as a free agent by TPS Turku (Finland), September 26, 2012. Traded to Calgary by St. Louis for Calgary's 5th round choice in 2014 Entry Draft, July 5, 2013.