Numerology: Kris Russell
A by-the-numbers look at Kris Russell
Saturday, 08.02.2014 / 3:47 PM
By Torie Peterson
- CalgaryFlames.com (@toriepeterson)
||In 44 games with the Flames this season, Russell has posted 20 points, three shy of his career-high of 23 he registered with Columbus in 2010-11.
||The blueliner missed 13 games this season with a second degree MCL sprain.
||Russell has accrued 115 points in 408 NHL games. He has scored 27 goals and 88 assists in his NHL career.
||The Columbus Blue Jackets drafted Russell in the third round (67th overall) of the 2005 NHL Draft.
||Russell, who was born on May 2, 1987, is 26 years old and is one of the youngest members of the Flames defence corps.
||The average annual value on Russell's two-year deal with the Flames is $2.6 million.
||The Flames acquired Russell from the St. Louis Blues last summer in exchange for a fifth round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft.