The Score "It's sounding more and more like Kris Russell's Calgary Flames career will be over by 3 p.m. ET on Monday. A pending unrestricted free agent in a thin rental market for defensemen, Russell's likely to be traded, according to president Brian Burke, who was on TSN's TradeCentre on Monday..." February 29
If a team is looking to trade for Kris Russell and eventually sign him, look at Jeff Petry's 6-year, $33 million deal as a comparable.
Stars remain dialed in on Russell and Hamhuis. Highly unlikely, but is it possible to land both? Too early to rule anything out.
Believe the Dallas Stars are close on Kris Russell
Russell to DAL
Hearing it’s Russell for D Jyrki Jokipakka, F Brett Pollock and a 2nd round pick. #Flames
Sportsnet "The Dallas Stars boosted their defence corps, acquiring Kris Russell in a trade with the Calgary Flames." February 29
The Score "Kris Russell's time with the Calgary Flames appears to be nearing its end. Russell was informed Friday that he is likely to be traded by the Flames, reports TSN's Darren Dreger." February 27
Pro Hockey Talk "With Andrew Ladd traded, the gluttonous trade speculation machine wants more. It’s unclear if Kris Russell should be in that mix, however. Yes, he’s out of the Calgary Flames lineup on Thursday, but this is the sixth game he’s missing with a lower-body injury. Ladd, on the other hand, was a..." February 26
The Score "The Calgary Flames could be one of the more busier NHL clubs on trade deadline day. There continues to be steady talk around the league surrounding Calgary as the Feb. 29 deadline approaches, with the likes of Kris Russell, Jiri Hudler, Joe Colborne, Josh Jooris, Jonas Hiller, and David Jones..." February 24