September 4, 1975|
Renfrew, Ontario, Canada
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)|
New York Islanders
203rd overall, 1993|
Letang was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the 8th round, 203rd overall in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft. He has played 14 games in the National Hockey League for the Dallas Stars, Calgary Flames and New York Islanders.
Letang played for the Hamburg Freezers of the German Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) from 2004 to 2007, before joining fellow DEL outfit Nürnberg Ice Tigers for the 2007–08 season. In 2008–09, he played in Austria with HC TWK Innsbruck.
For the 2009–10 season, Letang signed with Croatian club KHL Medveščak Zagreb on June 18, 2009. As captain of Medveščak, Alan scored 10 goals and 19 assists for 29 points in 50 games to finish second among defensemen on the team. After leading KHL to the second round of the EBEL playoffs, Letang signed a two-year contract extension to remain with KHL Medveščak Zagreb on March 20, 2010. He eventually played for the Zagreb team until he retired in 2014.
On July 22, 2014, Letang announced that he has ended his playing career, but would stay at KHL Medveščak Zagreb as an assistant coach. After two years on the Zagreb coaching staff and a total of seven seasons with the club, Letang headed back to his native Canada and was named assistant coach of the Owen Sound Attack of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) on June 21, 2016. On January 28, 2019, Letang was named interim coach of the Owen Sound Attack.
|2001–02||Saint John Flames||AHL||61||4||24||28||33||—||—||—||—||—|
|2002–03||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||70||3||21||24||21||8||1||0||1||0|
|2002–03||New York Islanders||NHL||4||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||76||1||13||14||18||7||1||1||2||4|
|2007–08||Sinupret Ice Tigers||DEL||11||0||0||0||2||5||0||0||0||6|
|2008–09||HC TWK Innsbruck||EBEL||48||5||13||18||40||6||0||3||3||26|
- "Alan Letang iz NHL-a pojačao Medveščak!". monitor.hr (in Croatian). June 18, 2009. Archived from the original on May 4, 2014. Retrieved May 4, 2014.
- "Captain Letang re-signs with KHL Medveščak for two seasons" (in Croatian). KHL Medveščak. 2010-03-20. Retrieved 2010-07-25.[dead link]
- "My road as a player ended!". medvescak.com. July 22, 2014. Retrieved August 25, 2014.
- "Alan Letang in new professional challenges". www.medvescak.com. Retrieved 2016-06-25.
- "Attack announce hiring of Alan Letang as assistant coach – Owen Sound Attack". attackhockey.com. Retrieved 2016-06-25.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Eliteprospects.com, or Eurohockey.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
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