Kris Russell RUMORS & NEWS

  • Oilers Sign Kris Russell to One-Year Contract

    Hockey Fights "The Edmonton Oilers have signed free agent defenceman Kris Russell to a one-year contract. Russell, 29, is a veteran of nine NHL seasons with Columbus, St. Louis, Calgary and Dallas. He has accumulated 177 points (38G, 139A) in 573 games. The 5'10'', 170-pound defenceman ranked second in the..." October 09

  • Senators ‘out’ on UFA defenceman Kris Russell

    Sportsnet "Don’t expect defenceman Kris Russell to end up with the Ottawa Senators. The team is not pursuing the UFA, according to GM Pierre Dorion. The Senators are content to move forward with the eight defencemen currently on the roster: Erik Karlsson, Dion Phaneuf, Marc Methot, Cody Ceci, Mark..." October 07

  • Kris Russell In “Serious Discussions” With Eight Teams

    Pro Hockey Rumors "After Darren Dreger mentioned on TSN 1050 Tuesday that unrestricted free agent Kris Russell could still possibly be a fit for the Maple Leafs this season, he took to Twitter to clarify his stance, and the news he has about Russell as the season approaches. Dreger reports that the defenseman is in..." September 06

  • Kris Russell waiting for teams to clear cap space

    The Score "Kris Russell is playing the waiting game. The unrestricted free-agent defenseman is waiting for prospective teams to clear salary cap space before signing a new contract, reports Darren Dreger of TSN." August 04

  • Agent: Russell didn't turn down Leafs' offer

    TSN "Kris Russell has not closed the door on signing with the Toronto Maple Leafs, his agent Allain Roy said Sunday. Roy took to Twitter to shoot down rumours that Russell had rejected a contract from the Leafs. He did not say whether the defenceman has received interest or an offer from the Maple..." July 04

  • Bruins are ‘kicking the tires’ on a Kris Russell deal

    CSN New England "The Bruins are kicking the tires on 29-year-old free agent defenseman Kris Russell as they continue to look for offseason solutions on the blue line, according to a league source. Russell is the biggest name still left on the free agent market for defensemen after the Florida Panthers signed Jason..." July 03

  • It sounds like someone is gonna pay Kris Russell big money

    Pro Hockey Talk "It didn’t take very long for fireworks to go off during free agent frenzy on Friday, but there’s still a number of free agents available, including Kris Russell. Reports surfaced late yesterday afternoon saying that Russell had signed a long-term deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Minutes..." July 02

  • Maple Leafs interested in Kris Russell

    The Score "The Toronto Maple Leafs are hoping to bolster their blue line when free agency begins July 1. The team is looking to add a top-four defenseman, TSN's Darren Dreger reported during Thursday's "Insider Trading," adding that the team has "shown interest" in pending unrestricted free agent Kris..." July 01