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Canada Kris Letang
a.k.a. "Kristopher Letang"
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Last added: Sergio Benetti
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sven Andrighetto 41 23 23 46
2. Jan Kovar 41 13 32 45
3. Linus Omark 36 17 27 44
4. Roman Cervenka 43 14 30 44
5. Killian Mottet 41 21 22 43
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
33
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
201 lbs / 91 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Cap Hit
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Highlights
2-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 2
1-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 1
3-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 3

Letang is an all-around talent on defense. He has world-class skating ability and terrific puckhandling skills. He's got fantastic hockey sense and oozes creativity from the backend. The right-handed shot can also play a physical game, despite not having a huge frame.

Full name: Kristopher Joseph Pierre Irwin Letang

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 Collège Antoine-Girouard Gaulois QMAAA 42 2 10 12 34 |
2003-04 Collège Antoine-Girouard Gaulois “A” QMAAA 39 12 41 53 94 | Playoffs 13 7 9 16 38
Canada Québec U17 WHC-17 6 1 1 2 18 |
2004-05 Val-d'Or Foreurs QMJHL 70 13 19 32 79 -16 |
Canada U18 WJC-18 6 2 2 4 20 4 |
2005-06 Val-d'Or Foreurs QMJHL 60 25 43 68 156 4 | Playoffs 5 1 5 6 20 -5
Canada U20 WJC-20 6 1 2 3 2 5 |
2006-07 Val-d'Or Foreurs “C” QMJHL 40 14 38 52 74 19 | Playoffs 19 12 19 31 48 10
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 7 2 0 2 4 -3 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 2 0
Canada U20 “C” WJC-20 6 0 6 6 12 4 |
2007-08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 63 6 11 17 23 -1 | Playoffs 16 0 2 2 12 5
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 10 1 6 7 4 0 |
2008-09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 74 10 23 33 24 -7 | Playoffs 23 4 9 13 26 1
2009-10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 73 3 24 27 51 1 | Playoffs 13 5 2 7 6 -5
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 8 42 50 101 15 | Playoffs 7 0 4 4 10 0
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 51 10 32 42 34 21 | Playoffs 6 1 4 5 21 -1
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 35 5 33 38 8 16 | Playoffs 15 3 13 16 8 2
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 37 11 11 22 16 -8 | Playoffs 13 2 4 6 14 2
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 69 11 43 54 79 12 |
2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 71 16 51 67 66 9 | Playoffs 23 3 12 15 22 6
2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 41 5 29 34 32 2 |
2017-18 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 79 9 42 51 56 -9 | Playoffs 12 3 8 11 15 0
2018-19 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 65 16 40 56 48 13 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 -3
2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 61 15 29 44 38 0 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 -2
2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 20 4 11 15 12 1 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 QMJHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 2 1 0 1 0 |
2006-07 QMJHL All-Stars CHL Challenge 2 0 1 1 2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL 2020-2021
Tue 02/03 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Philadelphia Flyers
Sun 28/02 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Islanders
Sat 27/02 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Islanders
Thu 25/02 Pittsburgh Penguins @ Washington Capitals
Tue 23/02 Pittsburgh Penguins @ Washington Capitals
Sat 20/02 Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders
Thu 18/02 Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Islanders
Tue 16/02 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Washington Capitals
Sun 14/02 Pittsburgh Penguins vs Washington Capitals
Thu 11/02 Pittsburgh Penguins @ New York Islanders
Skill Rating

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Speed
18
Puckhandling
18
Passing
18
Agility
18

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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 10 1 6 7 0.70 4 0 | 1 1 0 1 1 1.00 2 0
CHL Challenge 2 4 1 1 2 0.50 2 - | 0
NHL 15 828 131 421 552 0.67 592 62 | 11 136 21 59 80 0.59 136 5
QMAAA 2 81 14 51 65 0.80 128 - | 1 13 7 9 16 1.23 38 -
QMJHL 3 170 52 100 152 0.89 309 7 | 2 24 13 24 37 1.54 68 5
WHC-17 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 18 - | 0
WJC-18 1 6 2 2 4 0.67 20 4 | 0
WJC-20 2 12 1 8 9 0.75 14 9 | 0
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/02/2013
07/02/2013 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
03/30/2010
03/30/2010 Extension Pittsburgh Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2003, 2 #27 overall by Val-d'Or Foreurs in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

Cult/Star player for Saint-Hyacinthe Gaulois

Cult/Star player for Val-d'Or Foreurs

Career transactions
- 2010-03-30 • Signed to a four-year contract extension by the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2006-10-02 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Pittsburgh Penguins


Memorable dates
- 2013-05-07 • Named finalist for Norris Trophy
- 2006-10-05 • Made NHL debut (vs Philadelphia: 15:01, +1)

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