Traded to Dallas by New Jersey with future considerations for Valeri Kamensky, January 16, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, July 7, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), May 5, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, June 16, 2007.
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