Signed as a free agent by Skalica (Slovakia), September 17, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Litvinov (CzRep), November 19, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 8, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Sodertalje (Sweden). October 7, 2005.
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