ECAC All-Rookie Team (2005)
Missed majority of 2008-09 due to training camp leg injury, September 18, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 1, 2012. Traded to Buffalo by Minnesota with Winnipeg's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Washington Washington selected Vitek Vanecek) in 2014 Entry Draft and Minnesota's 2nd round choice in 2016 Entry Draft for Matt Moulson and Cody McCormick, March 5, 2014.
That group is not satisfied until we win a Stanley Cup. When we do win that Stanley Cup, I don't think we'll be satisfied then either. We're going to want another one. We have the group to do it. We have all the pieces. We just need to put them together.
— Ducks forward Ryan Kesler after signing a six-year extension with Anaheim this past July