Letourneau-Leblond Signs with Penguins
Former Devil and Admiral joins Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have signed forward Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond to an American Hockey League contract.
A seven-year veteran from Levis, Quebec, Letourneau-Leblond skated with the Norfolk Admirals during the 2012-13 season, recording three goals, five assists and 98 penalty minutes in 33 games.
Letourneau-Leblond, 28, has appeared in 275 AHL contests between time spent with Abbotsford, Albany, Lowell and Norfolk, compiling 47 points (21g-26a) and 1061 PIM.
Originally drafted by New Jersey in the seventh round (216th overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, Letourneau-Leblond played in 37 NHL games from 2008-2011 as a member of the Devils. He has also appeared in three matches with the Calgary Flames.
The 15th season of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins hockey gets underway this coming October. Season ticket packages and mini-plans are available now by calling the Penguins at 570-208-7367.