2014-15: Posted first career hat trick 4/4 vs. PIT... Posted career-high in goals (20) and points (48) with 2-1-3 2/6 vs. STL... Had career-best 8-game point streak 12/27-1/14... Picked up 100th career CBJ point (assist) in 500th career NHL game 12/31 vs. MIN... Had 2-1-3, including 100th career NHL goal, 12/18 vs. WSH... Had career high 6-game assist streak (3-6-9) 10/9-10/23.
2013-14: Scored GWG 2:49 into OT in Game 4 of Eastern Conference Quarters vs. PIT on 4/26 to give Columbus the 1st home playoff victory in franchise history... Scored career-high 18th goal 3/21 vs. NYR... Skated in 400th career NHL game 10/12 vs. BOS.
Career: Recorded 100th career NHL assist 4/17/13 at ANA... Scored 1st career NHL goal 10/18/07 vs. MTL (opposing goalie: C. Price) Made NHL debut 10/3/07 at TOR Spent 3 seasons in OHL with Sudbury (196 GP; 65-131-196)... Member of U.S. National Development Team in 2003-04.
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