KRIS RUSSELL
#6 - D
Status Unrestricted free agent
Ht/Wt 5’10’’, 170 lbs
Shoots L
Experience 14 years
Debut Oct 5, 2007
Born May 2, 1987 (35 yrs) Caroline, Alberta
Drafted Drafted by Columbus in 2005 (3/67).
Drafted from Medicine Hat (WHL)
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2022-04-04 Missed 4 games (covid-19).
2022-03-28 COVID-19, day-to-day.
2022-03-17 Missed 18 games (undisclosed).
2022-02-07 Undisclosed, injured reserve.
2022-01-19 Missed 10 games (upper body injury).
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Hockey League Defenseman of the Year Defenseman of the Year 2006-07
Canadian Hockey League Sportsman Player of the Year Sportsman Player of the Year 2005-06
WHL Four Broncos Memorial Trophy MVP 2006-07
WHL Bill Hunter Trophy Top Defensemen 2006-07, 2005-06
WHL Brad Hornung Trophy Most Sportsmanlike Player 2005-06, 2004-05
WHL East First All-Star Team East First All-Star Team 2006-07, 2005-06
WHL East Second All-Star Team East Second All-Star Team 2004-05