CHL First All-Star Team (1973, 1976) Fewest goals against CHL (1973, 1976) Ken McKenzie Trophy (Rookie of the Year CHL) (1973)
Traded to Hartford by Chicago for Hartford's 2nd round choice (Kevin Griffin) in 1981 Entry Draft, June 19, 1980. Traded to Winnipeg by Hartford for Ed Staniowski, November 10, 1983.
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