Kris Letang Selected To All-Star Game As 'Last Man In'

The Pens defenseman will join teammate Sidney Crosby in San Jose

Andrew Limberg
January 11, 2019 - 12:23 pm

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PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) - Sidney Crosby is going to have some company in San Jose for the All-Star Game. Penguins’ defenseman Kris Letang has been named “Last Man In” for the Metropolitan Division.

The 31-year-old Letang will play in his fifth All-Star Game thanks to the “Last Man In” fan vote.

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The 2019 Honda NHL All-Star Game is a 3 on 3 tournament between the four divisions in the NHL and will be Saturday, January 26 at 8 p.m.

The All-Star nod rightfully deserved for Letang who is having one of his best seasons in his 13 year career with the Penguins.

In 41 games, Letang has 37 points (10 goals, 27 assists) and averaging some of his highest ice time of his career with 26:05.

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