The Ducks have signed left wing Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond
to a one-year contract through the 2012-13 NHL season. Per club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Letourneau-Leblond, 27 (6/4/85), appeared in three games for the Calgary Flames in 2011-12, recording a +1 rating with 10 penalty minutes (PIM). He spent the remainder of the season with Abbotsford (AHL), scoring 1-5=6 points with a +4 rating and a team-leading 167 PIM in 50 games. He also appeared in five Calder Cup Playoff games for Abbotsford, going scoreless with 18 PIM.
Selected by New Jersey in the seventh round (216th overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, Letourneau-Leblond has played four NHL seasons with New Jersey (2008-11) and Calgary (2011-12). In 40 career NHL games, the 6-2, 220-pound winger has scored 0-3=3 points with 101 PIM. He has also appeared in 242 career AHL contests with Albany (2005-06, 2010-11), Lowell (2007-10) and Abbotsford (2011-12), earning 18-21=39 points with 1,013 PIM.