Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 27, 2009. Traded to Carolina by Vancouver with Vancouver's 4th round choice (Josh Wesley) in 2014 Entry Draft for Zac Dalpe and Jeremy Welsh, September 29, 2013.
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