WHL West Second All-Star Team (1995)
Signed as a free agent by Utah (IHL) with Montreal retaining NHL rights, October 15, 1999. Signed as a free agent by St. John's (AHL) following release by Utah (IHL) with Montreal retaining NHL rights, November 12, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Idaho (WCHL), September 26, 2001. Missed majority of 2001-02 due to neck injury vs. Colorado (WCHL), March 19, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Cincinnati (ECHL), August 22, 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