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Kris Russell | #4

D | 5' 10" | 170 lb | Age: 34 | Edmonton Oilers
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2020-2021 Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
1 0 0 0 0
Career Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
54 3 17 20 -4
2020-2021 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
35 0 9 9 0
Career
GP G A P +/-
881 46 199 245 -5
  • Kris Russell
  • Born: May 2, 1987
  • Birthplace: Caroline, AB, CAN
  • Shoots: Left
  • Draft: 2005 CBJ, 3rd rd, 6th pk (67th overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2020-2021 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career Playoffs 54 3 17 20 -4 24 1 9 0 0 1 0 57 5.3
2020-2021 35 0 9 9 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 41 0
NHL Career 881 46 199 245 -5 267 11 64 0 4 7 3 1,066 4.3
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2020-2021 Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career Playoffs 54 3 17 20 -4 24 1 9 0 0 1 0 57 5.3
2020-2021 35 0 9 9 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 41 0
NHL Career 881 46 199 245 -5 267 11 64 0 4 7 3 1,066 4.3
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
WPG MAY 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 47 32:40
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
WPG MAY 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 47 32:40

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Russell grew up in Caroline, Alberta, where his father Doug coached him for much of his minor hockey career and converted him into a defenseman when he was 10 years old. He emerged as a top defenseman in the Western Hockey League with Medicine Hat, where he won two championships (2003-04, 2006-07) and was twice named the major junior league's top defenseman (2005-06, 2006-07).

Russell was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third round (No. 67) of the 2005 NHL Draft. He made his NHL debut with Columbus on Oct. 5, 2007, getting an assist at home against the Anaheim Ducks. Russell scored his first two NHL goals at the Dallas Stars on Jan. 22, 2008.

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