Kris Russell
Kris Russell
Defenceman  - CGY
Number: 4
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 170
Shoots: Left
Born: 2 May 1987  (Age 28)
Birthplace: Caroline, AB, Canada
Acquired: TRADE: Traded to Calgary in exchange for a fifth round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.
Drafted: CBJ / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (67th overall)

 Played in all 11 playoff games for the Flames, where he finished second on the team in assists (5) and tied for third in points (7) ... Assisted on the overtime winner vs. ANA on May 5 ... Scored in Calgary’s first two playoff games, including his first career game winning goal on Apr. 15, and had at least a point in the first four games of the series ... Led the NHL in the regular season for blocked shots (283) ... Set career highs in the regular season for games played, assists (30), points (34), and plus/minus (+18) ... Had six multi-point games during the year, including the second two-goal game of his career on Mar. 8 at OTT ... Skated in his 500th NHL game on March 17 vs. St. Louis ... Put up a league record for the most blocks in a game when he had 15 at BOS on Mar. 5, a game where he also had a pair of assists and played a career high 32:22 ... Named a Flames alternate captain on Oct. 7.