Russ Courtnall (born June 2, 1965) is a Canadian former ice hockey player. He played for
the Toronto Maple Leafs, Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota North Stars, Dallas Stars, Vancouver
Canucks, New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings. Courtnall was born in Duncan, British
Columbia, but grew up in Oak Bay, British Columbia. Coming out of junior hockey, he was
considered one of the top prospects in 1983 and the Toronto Maple Leafs selected him seventh
overall in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft. Courtnall amassed 774 points in 1029 games played.