AHL Second All-Star Team (1950) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL Rookie of the Year) (1950) AHL First All-Star Team (1951)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1951, 1952, 1953)
Suffered career-ending concussion in game vs. Chicago, November 25, 1954.
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