OMJHL First All-Star Team (1974, 1975) AHL Second All-Star Team (1976) NHL Second All-Star Team (1978, 1980) Shared Vezina Trophy with Bob Sauve (1980)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1980, 1982)
Traded to Calgary by Buffalo with Richie Dunn, Buffalo's 2nd round choice (Richard Kromm) in 1982 Entry Draft and Buffalo's 1st round choice (Dan Quinn) in 1983 Entry Draft for Calgary's 1st (Paul Cyr) and 2nd (Jens Johansson) round choices in 1982 Entry Draft and Calgary's 1st (Normand Lacombe) and 2nd (John Tucker) round choices in 1983 Entry Draft, June 9, 1982. Traded to Toronto by Calgary for Toronto's 4th round choice (Tim Harris) in 1987 Entry Draft, May 29, 1985.
It's a little different but it feels amazing. A new chapter in my life and I'm excited. It's been amazing. Better than I expected. The weather is great, the place is just amazing. I can't say enough good things about it. I'm glad to get the season going.
— Ryan Kesler on his transition to the Anaheim Ducks