Kieran Ruscheinski


Birthdate: 2001-03-05
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Shoots: Left
Height: 6′-6″
Weight: 201 lbs
Draft: 2019 | Round 7 | 206th overall
Montreal Canadiens own rights until June 1, 2021 (No NCAA Commitment)


Salmon Arm Silverbacks (BCHL) 2020-21


Kieran Ruscheinski’s Elite Prospects Stats Page


Hockey IQ – 40

Rating: 1.5 out of 5.

Physicality – 50

Rating: 2.5 out of 5.

Puck Skills – 40

Rating: 1.5 out of 5.

Shooting – 40

Rating: 1.5 out of 5.

Skating – 40

Rating: 1.5 out of 5.


“He has a very long body — he’s very lanky — so he hasn’t filled out yet at all…He’s going to be huge. And he skates so well. He’s a very effortless skater, and he’s got such a long stride…With him, he loves to play a hard defensive game…He takes a lot of pride in his defensive ability in shutting down the other teams’ best players. He’s very raw, and I imagine the Canadiens see the raw abilities that he has that they can work with.” – Blair Courchene-Lystang, head coach of Calgary Northstars (Calgary Sun)

“At 6-foot-6 and over 200 pounds, Kieran is an imposing figure on the ice, but he also possesses a solid all-round skill set and has great mobility.” – Scott Atkinson, general manager of Salmon Arm Silverbacks (