Justin Abdelkader RUMORS & NEWS

  • Red Wings’ Abdelkader out with lower body injury

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Detroit Red Wings will be without veteran forward Justin Abdelkader on Saturday night when they host the San Jose Sharks. The official word from the team is that he is sidelined with a lower body injury. He will be replaced in the lineup by Andreas Athanasiou. Athanasiou has appeared in..." October 23

  • Justin Abdelkader succeeds Datsyuk as Red Wings alternate captain

    Detroit Free Press "A local boy’s rise through the Detroit Red Wings organization made him a natural as the new alternate captain. Coach Jeff Blashill announced today that Justin Abdelkader will don the “A” last worn by Pavel Datsyuk, joining the lettered leadership group of captain Henrik Zetterberg and alternate..." October 04