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PensBurgh Feb 13, 2015

Kris Letang is Very Good and Makes His Defense Partners Better

In stunning (not so much), nearly every defensive partner that Kris Letang has played with has seen a statistical inflation as a benefit of his play. It's fascinating. When looking at the With or Without (WOWY) statistics from Hockey Analysis, it's incredible to see how much better playing with Kris Letang helps other players become, in terms of possession. Even rock solid players like Paul Martin and Christian Ehrhoff see a significant decline in their Corsi For Percentage when they play away from Letang. To me, the biggest takeaway is seeing how nearly every Penguins defenseman is a...
Rotoworld Feb 7, 2015

Kris Letang gets five SOG, six PIM in loss - Kris Letang (D) Pittsburgh Penguins

Kris Letang finished with five shots on goal in the Penguins’ 5-0 loss to the Canucks on Saturday night.

Letang’s play thrusts him into realm of NHL’s top defenseman

CALGARY, Alberta — Gary Agnew can’t understand it. Neither can Sidney Crosby. What does Penguins defenseman Kris Letang have to do to launch himself into ...

More Agnew on Letang

CALGARY, Alberta — Penguins defenseman Kris Letang is having a Norris Trophy-type season. What, didn’t notice? Neither have others, seemingly. I wrote about that for Friday’s print edition: simply how spectacular Letang has been and how, for whatever crazy reason, …

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