Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, May 14, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 7, 2000. Traded to NY Rangers by Ottawa for Jason Doig and Jeff Ulmer, June 29, 2001. Signed as a free agent by San Antonio (AHL), December 18, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Utah (AHL), December 20, 2003. Signed as a free agent by St. John's (AHL), January 26, 2004.
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