CCHA Second All-Star Team (1996) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1997)
Traded to Atlanta by Dallas for Jamie Pushor, July 15, 1999. Traded to Calgary by Atlanta with Darryl Shannon for Hnat Domenichelli and Dmitri Vlasenkov, February 11, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, August 12, 2002.
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