* Had points in back-to-back games (3/30-31, 1-1-2) * Recalled from Hershey 3/27 * Had 6-21-27 and a +19 rating in 27 games with the Bears * Had goals in back-to-back games (11/18-22, 2-1-3 in that time)
Traded to Buffalo by Ottawa for Vaclav Varada and Buffalo's 5th round choice (Tim Cook) in 2003 Entry Draft, February 25, 2003. Traded to Washington by Buffalo for Mike Grier, March 9, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Omsk (KHL), April 22, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Ufa (KHL), July 5, 2010.
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