Ryan Russell (RW)
||Red Deer, AB
Recipient of Falconsâ€™ Florence Kurdziel Unsung Hero award...Three-game point streak, 3/15 - 3/17 (2-1)...Scored tying goal at 19:38 of third period in 3-2 shootout loss, 3/15 at PRO...Penalty shot attempt, 1/23 at Albany...Penalty shot attempt, 1/20 at Bridgeport
Re-signed to one-year NHL contract by Columbus, 5/24/12.
Scored first NHL goal with Columbus, 1/13/12 vs. Phoenixâ€¦Made NHL debut with Columbus 1/7/12 at Los Angelesâ€¦Tied for first among Hamilton skaters with four points and three assists in 2008-2009 Calder Cup Playoffsâ€¦Sixth in the AHL at +27 in 2008-2009â€¦Tied for second in the AHL with four short-handed goals in 2008-2009â€¦Recorded hat trick with Hamilton, 11/16/08 vs. Rochesterâ€¦Member of 2007-2008 ECHL Kelly Cup champion Cincinnatiâ€¦Scored first professional goals with Hamilton, 12/27/07 vs. Manitoba.
Led Kootenay skaters with six assists in 2006-2007 WHL Playoffsâ€¦Tied for first among Kootenay skaters with eight points, three goals, five assists, in 2005-2006 WHL Playoffs.
New York (R), 2005, 7th round, 211th overall.