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USA RYAN KESLER  Signed - click for Team Depth Chart
Last team: Anaheim Ducks - 2019

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BIRTHYEAR 1984-08-31 BIRTHPLACELivonia, MI, USA
AGE 36 NATION USA
POSITION C SHOOTS R
HEIGHT 188 cm / 6'2" WEIGHT 93 kg / 205 lbs
CONTRACT 21/22
NHL DRAFT 2003 round 1 #23 overall by Vancouver Canucks
CAP HIT $6,875,000
SOCIAL Ryan Kesler Twitter Ryan Kesler Instagram Ryan Kesler  
HIGHLIGHTS
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time NHL Top Defensive Forward (Frank J. Selke Trophy) 1

A talented two-way center. A strong player who is useful on both powerplay and penalty kill. Works hard both offensively and defensively. Strong in front of the net. (Matias Strozyk)

Father: Mike Kesler Cousin: Josh Kesler

© Photo: Dan Hickling

CAREER STATISTICS Use/Embed statistics RSS feed
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP G A TP PIM +/-      POST GP G A TP PIM +/- 
 1998-99 Little Caesars 14U AAA 14U AAA - - --- |            
 1999-00 Honeybaked 18U AAA 18U AAA 72 44 73117- |            
 2000-01 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 26 8 202824 |            
  U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 56 7 212840 |            
  USA U17 WHC-17 6 1 670 |            
 2001-02 USNTDP Juniors USHL 13 5 51010 |            
  U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 10 5 6114 |            
  U.S. National U18 Team USDP 46 11 334423 |            
  USA U18 WJC-18 8 2 574 7 |            
 2002-03 Ohio State Univ. NCAA 40 11 203144 6 |            
  USA U20 WJC-20 7 3 476 3 |            
 2003-04 Vancouver Canucks NHL 28 2 3516 -2 |            
  Manitoba Moose AHL 33 3 81129 -4 |            
  USA U20 WJC-20 6 3 036 -2 |            
 2004-05 Manitoba Moose AHL 78 30 2858105 22 | Playoffs 14 4 598
 2005-06 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 10 132379 1 |            
  USA WC 7 0 110 1 |            
 2006-07 Vancouver Canucks NHL 48 6 101640 1 | Playoffs 1 0 000
 2007-08 Vancouver Canucks NHL 80 21 163779 1 |            
 2008-09 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 82 26 335961 8 | Playoffs 10 2 2414 -2 
 2009-10 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 82 25 5075104 1 | Playoffs 12 1 9104
  USA OG 6 2 022 5 |            
 2010-11 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 82 41 327366 24 | Playoffs 25 7 121947
 2011-12 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 77 22 274956 11 | Playoffs 5 0 336 -1 
 2012-13 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 17 4 91312 -5 | Playoffs 4 2 020 -2 
 2013-14 Vancouver Canucks  NHL 77 25 184381 -15 |            
  USA OG 6 1 340 6 |            
 2014-15 Anaheim Ducks  NHL 81 20 274775 -5 | Playoffs 16 7 61324
 2015-16 Anaheim Ducks  NHL 79 21 325378 5 | Playoffs 7 4 040
 2016-17 Anaheim Ducks  NHL 82 22 365883 8 | Playoffs 17 1 7832 -6 
  USA WCup 3 0 004 -3 |            
 2017-18  Anaheim Ducks  NHL 44 8 61446 -4 | Playoffs 4 0 226
 2018-19 Anaheim Ducks  NHL 60 5 3844 -19 |            
 2019-20 Anaheim Ducks NHL 0 0 000 0 |            
 2020-21 Anaheim Ducks NHL 0 0 000 0 |            
 
 TOURNAMENT STATISTICS
 1997-98 Detroit Little Caesars QC Int PW - - --- |            
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CAREER TOTALS
  GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/-    GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/- 
      Postseason
  14U AAA: 0 0 0 0 - |    
  18U AAA: 72 44 73 117 1.63 |    
  AHL: 111 33 36 69 0.62 134  18  | 14 4 5 9 0.64
  NAHL: 66 12 27 39 0.59 44  |    
  NCAA: 40 11 20 31 0.78 44  |    
  NHL: 1001 258 315 573 0.57 920  10  | 101 24 41 65 0.64 133  -4 
  OG: 12 3 3 6 0.50 11  |    
  QC Int PW: 0 0 0 0 - |    
  USDP: 72 19 53 72 1.00 47  |    
  USHL: 13 5 5 10 0.77 10  |    
  WC: 7 0 1 1 0.14 |    
  WCup: 3 0 0 0 0.00 -3  |    
  WHC-17: 6 1 6 7 1.17 |    
  WJC-18: 8 2 5 7 0.88 |    
  WJC-20: 13 6 4 10 0.77 12  |    



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2001-2002 U18 WJC Gold Medal
2003-2004 U20 WJC Gold Medal
2004-2005 AHL All-Star Game
2009-2010 Olympic Silver Medal
2010-2011 NHL All-Star Game
  NHL Top Defensive Forward (Frank J. Selke Trophy)
2016-2017 NHL All-Star Game
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- AHL All-Star Game 04/05
- NHL All-Star Game 16/17, 10/11
- NHL Top Defensive Forward (Frank J. Selke Trophy) 10/11
- Olympic Silver Medal 09/10
- U18 WJC Gold Medal 01/02
- U20 WJC Gold Medal 03/04



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
2015-07-15 Extension Anaheim Ducks Anaheim Ducks 6 years 
2014-06-27 Confirmed Vancouver Canucks Anaheim Ducks Traded 
2010-03-19 Extension Vancouver Canucks Vancouver Canucks 6 years 


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
- Drafted 2000, round 5 #89 overall by Brampton Battalion in the OHL Priority Selection
 
 
Cult/Star player for Vancouver Canucks
Cult/Star player for Anaheim Ducks
Cult/Star player for Ohio State Univ.
 
Career transactions
- 2010-03-19 • Signed to a five-year contract extension by the Vancouver Canucks
- 2007-05-24 • Signed to a three-year contract extension by the Vancouver Canucks
- 2006-09-14 • Re-signed as a restricted free agent to a one-year contract by the Vancouver Canucks
- 2006-09-12 • Signed to a one-year, offer-sheet contract by the Philadelphia Flyers
- 2003-08-18 • Signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the Vancouver Canucks

Other memorable dates
- 2003-11-29 • Scored 1st career NHL goal (vs Calgary vs Jamie McLennan)
- 2003-11-24 • Made NHL debut (vs Toronto)