Traded to Pittsburgh by Boston for Pittsburgh's 4th round choice (later traded to Quebec Quebec selected Peter Massey) in 1985 Entry Draft, October 15, 1984. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, June 30, 1984. Traded to Buffalo by NY Islanders with Pat LaFontaine, Randy Wood and NY Islanders' 4th round choice (Dean Melanson) in 1992 Entry Draft for Pierre Turgeon, Uwe Krupp, Benoit Hogue and Dave McLlwain, October 25, 1991.
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