Guillaume Latendresse
Guillaume Latendresse
Left Wing
NUMBER: 73
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
WEIGHT: 230
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 24/05/1987
BIRTHPLACE: Ste-Catherine, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: MTL: 2005-45 overall
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2004) Traded to Minnesota by Montreal for Benoit Pouliot, November 23, 2009. Missed majority of 2010-11 due to groin injury vs. Los Angeles, October 25, 2010. Missed majority of 2011-12 due to head injury at San Jose, November 10, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 1. 2012.
2011-12: Scored five goals and added four assists in 16 games with Minnesota ... Suffered a concussion in a game in San Jose on Nov. 10, which caused him to miss a total of 61 games. 2010-11: Recorded six points (three goals) and eight penalty minutes in 11 games with Minnesota … Missed 58 games (10/28/10-3/6/11) following surgeries to repair torn labrum in left hip and bilateral sports hernia (11/24/10), and final 13 games of season with lower body injury (3/14-4/10). 2009-10: Posted 40 points (27 goals) in 78 games, setting new career highs in goals and points while tying career high with 13 assists… In 55 games with Wild, scored 25 goals and added 12 assists for 37 points … Named NHL’s Third Star of the Week (1/18/10) after collecting eight points (four goals) in 4 games (1/11/10 - 1/16/10) ... Recorded first career hat trick at Phoenix (1/16/10) ... Nominated for Bill Masterton Trophy by the Minnesota chapter of PHWA ... Had three points (two goals) in 23 games with Montreal before trade to Minnesota. 2008-09: Recorded 26 points (14 goals) and 45 penalty minutes in 56 games … Played his 200th NHL game vs. Atlanta (3/24/09) … Missed 18 games to injury (2/3/09-3/12/09) … Totaled 12 PIM in four playoff contests. 2007-08: Scored 16 goals and added 11 assists in 73 games … Recorded one assist and 19 penalty minutes in eight playoff games. 2006-07: Led NHL rookies in hits (164) … Tallied 29 points, including 16 goals and career-high 47 penalty minutes in career-high 80 games … Ranked ninth among NHL rookies in goals (16) and 10th in shots (121)… Scored on the first penalty shot of his career in Ottawa (2/8/07 – R. Emery). 2005-06: Recorded 83 points (43-40) in 51 games with the Drummondville Voltigeurs (QMJHL) … Registered three hat tricks … Totalled five points (three goals) and eight penalty minutes in five playoff contests. 2004-05: Tallied 78 points in 65 games. 2003-04: Totaled 49 points and 66 PIM in 53 games … Named to the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s all-rookie team.