2013-14: signed an American Hockey League contract with the Phantoms this past summer... came to the Flyers organization after spending three seasons playing for the Edmonton Oilers organization, splitting his time between Edmonton and their AHL affiliate in Oklahoma City, where he helped the Barons reach the Western Conference Finals in two consecutive seasons.
Signed Letter of Intent to attend U. of North Dakota (WCHA) in fall of 2006.
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