NHL Hockey

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Kris Letang
G A Pts
2 22 24
Team: Pittsburgh Penguins Height: 6-0 Born: 4/24/1987
Position: DWeight: 201 Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec

Latest News
Dec. 7 6:15 PM PT7:15 PM MT8:15 PM CT9:15 PM ET2:15 GMT10:15 7:15 PM MST9:15 PM EST6:15 UAE (+1)21:15 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang had two more assists Thursday against the Islanders.
Analysis: Letang has five assists in the past three games and 22 in the last 26.
Nov. 14 6:18 PM PT7:18 PM MT8:18 PM CT9:18 PM ET2:18 GMT10:18 7:18 PM MST9:18 PM EST6:18 UAE (+1)21:18 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang assisted on the OT winner Tuesday against the Sabres.
Analysis: Letang picked up his 400th NHL point. He became the 12th player in franchise history to reach 400 points and joined Hall of Famer Paul Coffey as the only defensemen in team history to reach the milestone. Letang has three assists in the past two games and 13 in the last 16.
Nov. 2 8:10 AM PT9:10 AM MT10:10 AM CT11:10 AM ET15:10 GMT23:10 8:10 AM MST10:10 AM EST19:10 UAE11:10 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang finished with two assists in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Oilers.
Analysis: Letang has four assists in the past three games, increasing his total to nine.
Oct. 11 6:30 PM PT7:30 PM MT8:30 PM CT9:30 PM ET1:30 GMT9:30 6:30 PM MST8:30 PM EST5:30 UAE (+1)21:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang scored his first goal since Feb. 4 after missing the end of last season and playoffs because of neck surgery.
Analysis: Letang played a season-high 27:09 and has registered 15 shots in four games.
Oct. 4 8:37 PM PT9:37 PM MT10:37 PM CT11:37 PM ET3:37 GMT11:37 8:37 PM MST10:37 PM EST7:37 UAE (+1)23:37 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang played for the first time since February and played a game-high 26:05. He had neck disk surgery in April.
Analysis: Letang is among the game's best defensemen but remaining healthy has been a problem. He was limited to 41 games last season and hasn't played more than 80 since the 2010-11 season.
Sep. 12 3:18 PM PT4:18 PM MT5:18 PM CT6:18 PM ET22:18 GMT6:18 3:18 PM MST5:18 PM EST2:18 UAE (+1)18:18 ETNaN:� BRT - Letang has been cleared for contact before training camp opens Friday. Letang, who underwent season-ending neck surgery on April 13 to repair a herniated disc, said he felt healthy Tuesday but continues to take his recovery one day at a time. He hopes to play when the defending Stanley Cup champions open their regular season against the St. Louis Blues on Oct. 4.
Analysis: Letang had five goals and 29 assists in 41 games while battling various injuries last season. Throughout that season, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said he would like Letang to adjust his style and avoid unnecessary hits. If it's up to Letang, nothing will change. He plans to average over 25 minutes per game again in 2017-18.

Career Regular Season Stats

Totals
Year Team GP G A Pts +/- PM PP SHG GWG S SPct.
2006-07 Pit 7 2 0 2 -3 4 2 0 0 8 25.00
2007-08 Pit 63 6 11 17 -1 23 1 0 3 68 8.82
2008-09 Pit 74 10 23 33 -7 24 4 1 3 138 7.25
2009-10 Pit 73 3 24 27 1 51 0 0 0 174 1.72
2010-11 Pit 82 8 42 50 15 101 4 0 2 236 3.39
2011-12 Pit 51 10 32 42 21 34 4 1 3 142 7.04
2012-13 Pit 35 5 33 38 16 8 1 0 1 95 5.26
2013-14 Pit 37 11 11 22 -8 16 6 0 1 108 10.19
2014-15 Pit 69 11 43 54 12 79 2 1 1 197 5.58
2015-16 Pit 71 16 51 67 9 66 5 0 2 218 7.34
2016-17 Pit 41 5 29 34 2 32 2 0 2 122 4.10
2017-18 Pit 32 2 22 24 -13 24 2 0 0 97 2.06
Career 635 89 321 410 44 462 33 3 18 1603 5.55

Career Postseason Stats

Totals
Totals Team GP G A Pts +/- PM PP SHG GWG S SPct.
2007-08 Pit 16 0 2 2 5 12 0 0 0 14 0.00
2008-09 Pit 23 4 9 13 1 26 2 0 1 54 7.41
2009-10 Pit 13 5 2 7 -5 6 4 0 1 23 21.74
2010-11 Pit 7 0 4 4 0 10 0 0 0 28 0.00
2011-12 Pit 6 1 4 5 -1 21 1 0 0 15 6.67
2012-13 Pit 15 3 13 16 2 8 2 0 1 49 6.12
2013-14 Pit 13 2 4 6 2 14 0 0 1 29 6.90
2015-16 Pit 23 3 12 15 6 22 0 0 1 70 4.29
Career 116 18 50 68 10 119 9 0 5 282 6.38

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