Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Tyler Larter
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.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1983-84 Charlottetown Tigers MJrHL 26 24 32 56
1984-85 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 64 14 26 40 48 16 3 9 12 12
1984-85 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds M-Cup 1 2 3
1985-86 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 60 15 40 55 137
1986-87 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 59 34 59 93 122 4 0 2 2 8
1987-88 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 65 44 65 109 155 4 3 9 12 8
1988-89 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 71 9 19 28 189
1989-90 Washington Capitals NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -1
1989-90 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 79 31 36 67 104 12 5 6 11 57
1990-91 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 62 21 21 42 84 6 1 0 1 13
1991-92 Moncton Hawks AHL 68 25 51 76 156 10 5 5 10 33
1991-92 Kalamazoo Wings IHL 3 0 2 2 4
1992-93 VEU Feldkirch Austria 39 16 25 41
1992-93 HC Gardena Italy 3 2 2 4 2
1993-94 Durham Wasps BH-Cup 5 8 14 22 10
1993-94 Durham Wasps Britain 2 2 1 3 8
1993-94 Whitley Warriors BH-Cup 3 6 6 12 10
1993-94 Whitley Warriors Britain 32 32 30 62 38 5 9 3 12 8
NHL Totals 1 0 0 0 0


Traded to Winnipeg by Washington with Bob Joyce and Kent Paynter for Craig Duncanson, Brent Hughes and Simon Wheeldon, May 21, 1991. Claimed by Minnesota from Winnipeg in Expansion Draft, May 30, 1991. Traded to Winnipeg by Minnesota for Tony Joseph, October 15, 1991.
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