- Scored the lone Lightning goal (power-play) in Game 2 versus Montreal
2013-14 Regular Season
- Ranked first (tie-Filppula) on the club with 14 power-play assists
- Ranked fifth on the Lightning with 30 assists and was second (tie-Johnson) on the club with four game-winning goals
- Recorded a five-game assist streak (seven assists) from Dec. 29 vs. NYR to Jan. 7 at WPG
- Has skated in 18 career NHL postseason games, all with Tampa Bay in 2011
- Ranks seventh on the Lightning's all-time playoff scoring list with 17 points
AHL All-Rookie Team (2008) AHL First All-Star Team (2008)
Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, April 27, 2007. Traded to Tampa Bay by Los Angeles with Florida's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Tampa Bay selected Brock Beukeboom) in 2010 Entry Draft for Jeff Halpern, March 3, 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