As an American professional ice hockey center and and alternate captain for Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League,Ryan Kesler was known to attend the Canucks in the first ten-years of his NHL career ,and afterthat,Anaheim Ducks on June 27,2014.He is also famous for being a two-way forword,winning the Selke Trophy in 2011 , as well as many other awards such as winning Best Player Award in 2002,AHL All-Star Game in 2005 and 2011.
On August 31 ,1984, in Livonia,Ryan Kesler wa born to
Lindaand Mike Kesler.He was introduced to the ice as well as recalls skating at a very young age of four.From six to seventeen,Ryan attended as a child with a Junior B hockey team which his father coaches every summer.He played minor hockey in Detroit for teams such as Compuware,Honeybaked,and Little Caesars of the Midwest Elite Hockey League.As a young hockey player,He looked up to North Stars center and fellow Livonia native Mike Modanoas a role model.Especially , Joe Sakicof the Quebec Nordiques and Colorado Avalanche was listed as his favorite player during his childhood.
In a family of five members,Ryan Kesler is the youngest of three children ,after brother
Toddand sister Jenny.During his minor career,he had a lasting friendship with Chris Conner,who went on to be drafted by the Dallas Stars.After his marriage with Andrea Kesler,the couple has three children,including two daughters named Makayla Rylynn and Kinsley,and a son named Ryker.
- The meaning of the name Kesler: Independent And Energetic