NHL Second All-Star Team (1956) NHL First All-Star Team (1959) James Norris Trophy (1959)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1952, 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1963)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, April 30, 1947. Claimed by Boston from Montreal in Waiver Draft, June 4, 1963. Suffered career-ending leg injury in game vs. Chicago, February 28, 1965.
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