Ryan Kesler

Ryan Kesler  #17

Anaheim Ducks  Center
NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: August 31, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Livonia, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 208 DRAFTED: VAN / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (23rd overall)
Frank J. Selke Trophy 2010-2011
2014-15 Regular Season Last Game: Scoreless with a +1 rating in 20:18 TOI, Mar. 28 @ NYI...won a game-high 14-of-19 faceoffs (74%) - Ranks third on the team in scoring (19-27=46) and tied for second in assists and one goal shy of his seventh career 20-goal season - Has gone 33-of-46 in the faceoff circle (71.7%) in the last two games and won 50%-or-more faceoff attempts in 21 of his last 23 contests - Ranks ninth among NHL faceoff leaders with a 56.0% success rate - Scored his 200th career NHL goal in overtime, his fifth career OT goal and second of the season, Mar. 18 vs. LA - Recorded his 11th career SHG, Mar. 3 @ DAL - Appeared in his 700th career NHL game, Jan. 16 vs. NJ - Converted on his first career penalty shot on Oct. 13 @ BUF, a successful attempt against Michal Neuvirth - Collected 1-2=3 points in his Anaheim debut, Oct. 9 @ PIT PPG - 2014-15: 5; Career: 66 SHG - 2014-15: 1; Career: 11 OT Goals - 2014-15: 2; Career: 5 SO Goals - 2014-15: 4-for-10
Frank J. Selke Trophy (2011) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011) Missed majority of 2012-13 due to recurring shoulder injury and foot injuriy vs. Dallas, February 15, 2013. Traded to Anaheim by Vancouver with Vancouver's 3rd round choice in 2015 Entry Draft for Nick Bonino, Luca Sbisa, Anaheim's 1st (Jared McCann) and 3rd (later traded to NY Rangers NY Rangers selected Keegan Iverson) round choices in 2014 Entry Draft, June 27, 2014.
Quote of the Day

Now we have an 'X' next to our name, which is nice. Now we have to keep trying to climb and catch these guys.

— Lightning goalie Ben Bishop on clinching a Stanley Cup Playoff berth and trailing the Canadiens by one point for the division lead
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