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Ryan Kesler

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 208 lbs. (94 kg)

Born: August 31, 1984 in Livonia, Michigan
Draft: Vancouver, 1st round (23rd overall), 2003 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Ohio State
Current salary: $5,000,000
Current cap hit: $5,000,000

Other SR Links: Olympics at Sports-Reference.com, Olympics at Hockey-Reference.com




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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Sep 1, 2015 3:25 AM

NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
2003-04 19 VAN NHL 28 2 3 5 -2 16 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 23 8.7 300 10:42
2005-06 21 VAN NHL 82 10 13 23 1 79 9 1 0 2 11 1 1 119 8.4 1152 14:03
2006-07 22 VAN NHL 48 6 10 16 1 40 6 0 0 0 10 0 0 88 6.8 789 16:26
2007-08 23 VAN NHL 80 21 16 37 1 79 15 4 2 2 12 4 0 177 11.9 287 1524 19:03 720 636 53.1 78 71 59 27 Selke-11
2008-09 24 VAN NHL 82 26 33 59 8 61 14 10 2 2 23 8 2 179 14.5 303 1596 19:28 524 445 54.1 70 70 72 30 Selke-3
2009-10 25 VAN NHL 82 25 50 75 1 104 12 12 1 5 34 14 2 214 11.7 387 1609 19:38 772 629 55.1 95 73 83 28 Selke-2
2010-11 26 VAN NHL 82 41 32 73 24 66 23 15 3 7 16 15 1 260 15.8 496 1681 20:30 859 637 57.4 124 80 65 21 AS-4,AS-6,Hart-8,Selke-1
2011-12 27 VAN NHL 77 22 27 49 11 56 13 8 1 1 15 11 1 222 9.9 416 1547 20:06 724 627 53.6 108 59 43 20 Selke-5
2012-13 28 VAN NHL 17 4 9 13 -5 12 2 2 0 1 6 3 0 36 11.1 86 322 18:57 174 129 57.4 30 13 9 12
2013-14 29 VAN NHL 77 25 18 43 -15 81 15 9 1 5 11 7 0 239 10.5 406 1680 21:49 740 666 52.6 133 68 47 28
2014-15 30 ANA NHL 81 20 27 47 -5 75 14 5 1 4 19 6 2 205 9.8 384 1581 19:31 937 718 56.6 169 69 47 27 Selke-10
10 yrs VAN NHL 655 182 211 393 25 594 111 61 10 25 141 63 7 1557 11.7 2611 12199 18:37 4513 3769 54.5 638 434 378 166
1 yr ANA NHL 81 20 27 47 -5 75 14 5 1 4 19 6 2 205 9.8 384 1581 19:31 937 718 56.6 169 69 47 27
Career NHL 736 202 238 440 20 669 125 66 11 29 160 69 9 1762 11.5 2995 13780 18:43 5450 4487 54.8 807 503 425 193

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 23 Vancouver Canucks NHL 80 1060.9 928 934 49.8 -1.3 713 691 50.8 0.0 7.5 92.2 99.7 38.9 61.1
2008-09 24 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 1088.3 972 940 50.8 1.5 743 715 51.0 2.2 9.9 91.3 101.3 42.4 57.6
2009-10 25 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 1133.8 1206 990 54.9 5.8 914 781 53.9 4.8 8.7 89.9 98.6 44.8 55.2
2010-11 26 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 1140.7 1343 992 57.5 5.7 981 722 57.6 6.3 8.6 93.0 101.6 49.6 50.4
2011-12 27 Vancouver Canucks NHL 77 1094.6 1195 970 55.2 2.3 874 724 54.7 3.7 7.6 93.4 101.0 48.8 51.2
2012-13 28 Vancouver Canucks NHL 17 230.6 208 211 49.6 -5.3 146 161 47.6 -7.0 10.1 88.3 98.4 47.1 52.9
2013-14 29 Vancouver Canucks NHL 77 1206.4 1253 1143 52.3 -1.0 936 850 52.4 -0.3 7.0 90.2 97.3 49.2 50.8
2014-15 30 Anaheim Ducks NHL 81 1166.7 1151 1128 50.5 -0.7 841 852 49.7 -2.3 8.8 90.4 99.2 46.7 53.3
7 yrs NHL 77 6955.3 7105 6180 53.5 2.0 5307 4644 53.3 2.6 8.3 91.5 99.8 46.1 53.9
Career NHL 81 8121.9 8256 7308 53.0 1.7 6148 5496 52.8 1.7 8.3 91.3 99.7 46.2 53.8

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
2003-04 19 VAN NHL 28 2 0.07 0.11 0.18 0.07 0.57 0.82 2 3 5 2 5 0 8 1 -2 -0.1 0.2 0.2
2005-06 21 VAN NHL 82 9 0.12 0.16 0.28 0.11 0.96 1.45 10 12 22 9 38 5 57 25 1 -0.1 1.4 1.2
2006-07 22 VAN NHL 48 6 0.13 0.21 0.33 0.12 0.83 1.83 6 10 16 6 29 6 36 14 1 -0.1 1.1 1.1
2007-08 23 VAN NHL 80 16 0.26 0.20 0.46 0.20 0.99 2.21 23 17 40 17 62 19 76 34 1 2.0 1.9 3.9 Selke-11
2008-09 24 VAN NHL 82 23 0.32 0.40 0.72 0.28 0.74 2.18 27 34 61 24 82 26 79 31 8 4.3 1.9 6.2 Selke-3
2009-10 25 VAN NHL 82 27 0.30 0.61 0.91 0.33 1.27 2.61 27 52 79 29 98 36 82 21 1 6.2 1.4 7.7 Selke-2
2010-11 26 VAN NHL 82 30 0.50 0.39 0.89 0.37 0.80 3.17 45 34 79 34 119 56 60 21 24 7.6 2.7 10.4 AS-4,AS-6,Hart-8,Selke-1
2011-12 27 VAN NHL 77 19 0.29 0.35 0.64 0.24 0.73 2.88 25 30 55 22 86 36 49 10 11 3.5 2.0 5.5 Selke-5
2012-13 28 VAN NHL 17 5 0.24 0.53 0.76 0.27 0.71 2.12 8 17 25 9 18 7 19 3 -5 1.0 0.2 1.2
2013-14 29 VAN NHL 77 18 0.32 0.23 0.56 0.24 1.05 3.10 28 20 48 21 75 27 84 21 -15 3.0 1.6 4.6
2014-15 30 ANA NHL 81 18 0.25 0.33 0.58 0.22 0.93 2.53 23 29 52 20 74 21 83 23 -5 3.2 1.3 4.5 Selke-10
10 yrs VAN NHL 655 154 0.28 0.32 0.60 0.23 0.91 2.38 201 229 430 172 612 218 550 181 25 27.4 14.4 41.8
1 yr ANA NHL 81 18 0.25 0.33 0.58 0.22 0.93 2.53 23 29 52 20 74 21 83 23 -5 3.2 1.3 4.5
Career NHL 736 172 0.27 0.32 0.60 0.23 0.91 2.39 224 258 482 193 686 239 633 204 20 30.6 15.7 46.3

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2006-07 22 VAN NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 28 27:51
2008-09 24 VAN NHL 10 2 2 4 -2 14 1 1 0 0 28 7.1 37 205 20:29 46 41 52.9 24 15 6 4
2009-10 25 VAN NHL 12 1 9 10 3 4 1 0 0 0 21 4.8 41 256 21:19 124 110 53.0 14 17 16 4
2010-11 26 VAN NHL 25 7 12 19 0 47 3 4 0 2 76 9.2 142 565 22:35 321 266 54.7 76 26 24 9
2011-12 27 VAN NHL 5 0 3 3 -1 6 0 0 0 0 16 0.0 30 110 22:04 60 53 53.1 10 7 6 0
2012-13 28 VAN NHL 4 2 0 2 -2 0 1 1 0 0 13 15.4 25 92 23:06 54 49 52.4 16 6 4 1
2014-15 30 ANA NHL 16 7 6 13 2 24 6 1 0 1 33 21.2 70 328 20:29 221 163 57.6 55 17 13 15
Career NHL 73 19 32 51 0 95 12 7 0 3 189 10.1 347 1583 21:41 826 682 54.8 195 88 69 33

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
2011-05-03 NSH VAN 3-2 NSH 1 10:49

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2008-09 24 Vancouver Canucks NHL 10 133.1 109 117 48.2 -0.6 86 88 49.4 -0.6 9.2 88.1 97.3 44.3 55.7
2009-10 25 Vancouver Canucks NHL 12 169.6 167 150 52.7 -4.9 115 116 49.8 -7.3 16.0 91.1 107.1 41.7 58.3
2010-11 26 Vancouver Canucks NHL 25 385.9 388 327 54.3 -0.4 275 246 52.8 -1.2 7.4 94.2 101.6 47.7 52.3
2011-12 27 Vancouver Canucks NHL 5 71.7 86 61 58.5 9.8 52 40 56.5 10.2 5.3 93.8 99.0 39.3 60.7
2012-13 28 Vancouver Canucks NHL 4 60.2 61 52 54.0 -9.5 43 41 51.2 -7.2 6.9 87.9 94.8 35.4 64.6
2014-15 30 Anaheim Ducks NHL 16 252.8 275 262 51.2 -2.0 201 193 51.0 -4.5 10.4 91.3 101.7 41.5 58.5
5 yrs NHL 10 820.3 811 707 53.4 -1.0 571 531 51.8 -1.7 9.1 91.9 101.0 44.2 55.8
Career NHL 10 1073.1 1086 969 52.8 -1.2 772 724 51.6 -2.5 9.5 91.7 101.2 43.5 56.5

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1999-00 15 Detroit Honeybaked MWEHL 72 44 73 117
2000-01 16 U.S. National Team Development Program U-18 26 8 20 28 24
2000-01 16 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 56 7 21 28 40
2001-02 17 U.S. National Team Development Program U-18 46 11 33 44 23
2001-02 17 U.S. National Team Development Program USHL 13 5 5 10 10
2001-02 17 U.S. National Team Development Program NAHL 10 5 6 11 4
2001-02 17 United States WJ18-A 8 2 5 7 7 4 1 1 0 1
2002-03 18 Ohio State University CCHA 40 11 20 31 44
2002-03 18 United States WJC-A 7 3 4 7 3 6 1 2 0 0
2003-04 19 Manitoba Moose AHL 33 3 8 11 -4 29 2 0 1 2
2003-04 19 United States WJC-A 6 3 0 3 -2 6 1 2 0 0
2004-05 20 Manitoba Moose AHL 78 30 27 57 22 105 21 8 1 6
2005-06 21 United States WC-A 7 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2009-10 25 United States Olympics 6 2 0 2 5 2 2 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 111 33 35 68 18 134 23 8 2 8
Career 1 Season CCHA 40 11 20 31 44
Career 1 Season MWEHL 72 44 73 117
Career 2 Seasons NAHL 66 12 27 39 44
Career 1 Season Olympics 6 2 0 2 5 2 2 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons U-18 72 19 53 72 47
Career 1 Season USHL 13 5 5 10 10
Career 1 Season WC-A 7 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WJ18-A 8 2 5 7 7 4 1 1 0 1
Career 2 Seasons WJC-A 13 6 4 10 1 12 2 4 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
2004-05 20 Manitoba Moose AHL 14 4 5 9 7 8 3 0 1 0
Career 1 Season AHL 14 4 5 9 7 8 3 0 1 0
Rk Year Tm G A +/- PIM S SHFT
1 2010 USA 2 0 5 2 13 18
2 2014 USA 1 3 6 0 7 12
Car 3 3 11 2 20 30

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 11 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Ryan Kesler 10.4 7.7 6.2 5.5 4.6 4.5 3.9 1.2 1.2 1.1 0.2
Petr Nedved 92.0 10.7 7.3 6.3 4.9 2.0 2.0 1.8 0.1
Mickey Redmond 89.7 10.2 8.5 7.5 6.3 4.2 2.3 1.3 0.3
Hakan Loob 89.6 10.1 6.8 5.5 5.3 4.2 2.4
Tod Sloan 87.8 9.3 7.4 5.8 4.9 3.1 2.5 0.1 0.0
Blaine Stoughton 87.6 9.9 7.3 6.3 6.0 2.7 2.3 0.3 0.1
Yvan Cournoyer 87.5 10.0 8.6 7.2 6.5 3.9 2.4 0.7 0.7
Mike Rogers 87.2 10.0 7.7 7.3 5.2 3.7 3.1 0.0
Leo Lamoureux 86.7 7.5 6.5 5.0 4.7 3.5 0.0
Phil Kessel 86.6 10.3 9.9 8.8 6.9 6.3 6.2 3.6 2.0
Guy Chouinard 86.2 10.3 7.1 6.6 5.2 5.0 2.9 0.1 -0.2
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Ryan Kesler 10.4 7.7 6.2 5.5 4.6 4.5 3.9 1.2 1.2 1.1 0.2
Hakan Loob 89.6 10.1 6.8 5.5 5.3 4.2 2.4
Lowell MacDonald 88.9 9.1 8.1 6.3 5.1 3.7 1.9 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.3 -0.4
Blaine Stoughton 87.6 9.9 7.3 6.3 6.0 2.7 2.3 0.3 0.1
Mike Rogers 87.2 10.0 7.7 7.3 5.2 3.7 3.1 0.0
Mickey Redmond 87.0 10.2 8.5 7.5 6.3 4.2 2.3 1.6 1.3 0.3
Leo Lamoureux 86.7 7.5 6.5 5.0 4.7 3.5 0.0
Phil Kessel 86.6 10.3 9.9 8.8 6.9 6.3 6.2 5.9 3.6 2.0
Alexandre Burrows 85.4 9.5 7.2 6.9 6.6 3.9 3.4 3.1 1.3 0.6 -0.5
Johan Franzen 84.1 7.9 7.8 6.7 5.3 5.1 4.4 3.0 2.6 1.9 1.0
George Hay 84.0 9.8 6.4 5.1 4.6 2.1 0.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 15, 2013: Missed majority of 2012-13 due to recurring shoulder injury and foot injuriy vs. Dallas, February 15, 2013.

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