Centre Tyler Larter made it to the NHL for one game with the Washington Capitals in 1989-90. He was a talented offensive player who attained success in junior, the minors and Europe.
Born in Charlottetown, PEI, Larter played junior B for the local Tigers before joining OHL's Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds. He was chosen 78th overall by the Washington Capitals in 1987 then returned for one last year of junior where he scored 109 points. Larter was a competent utility player as a rookie pro with the AHL's Baltimore Skipjacks in 1988-89. The next year he scored 31 goals for the club and saw his only NHL action. After two more years in the minors, Larter opted to try his luck in Europe.
Larter spent the 1992-93 season as a top playmaker with Austria's VEU Feldkirch and the Val Gardenia club of Italy. He moved to Britain the next season and competed for the Durham Wasps and Whitby Warriors before retiring.