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Dec 16, 2014
Rotoworld
Justin Abdelkader (shoulder) will be back in Detroit's lineup on Tuesday.
Winging It In Motown Dec 17, 2014

Quick Hits: The Shootout Curse

Red Wings News Blue Jackets 1, Red Wings 0 (SO): Jimmy Howard stellar in regulation but Detroit loses another in a shootout | MLive.comNot a fan of the shootout. At all. Thoughts on Xavier Ouellet's Roster Spot - DetroitHockey.Net As much as I would like Holland to move Kindl, I really do not like Lashoff, despite the fact that he is ridiculously cheap. If Kindl cannot be traded, I would waive Lashoff in order to keep Ouellet with the Wings. Not a repeat: Wings put Weiss on IR | ProHockeyTalk Weiss was placed on IR to make room for Justin Abdelkader. NHL News Yep, Beau Bennett has the mumps...
ESPN Fantasy Hockey Dec 16, 2014

How to value Abdelkader in his return

After missing seven games with a shoulder injury, forward Justin Abdelkader is fixed to return for the Detroit Red Wings in a big way on Tuesday night...
Grand Rapids Press Dec 13, 2014
Red Wings' Jonas Gustavsson still weeks away; Danny DeKeyser, Justin Abdelkader close to return

Red Wings' Jonas Gustavsson still weeks away; Danny DeKeyser, Justin Abdelkader close to return

Gustavsson got back on the ice this week, taking the first step toward returning, likely next month.
Winging It In Motown Dec 11, 2014

Detroit Red Wings Roster Updates: DeKeyser Hurt, Ouellet Recalled, Abdelkader on IR

DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today recalled defenseman Xavier Ouellet from the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins and placed forward Justin Abdelkader on injured reserve retroactive to Nov. 30. Ouellet, 21, has skated in five games with the Red Wings this season, picking up his first NHL point with an assist on Nov. 22 at Toronto and scoring his first NHL goal on Nov. 28 at New Jersey. He has also appeared in 18 games with the Griffins, recording seven points (1-6-7), 12 penalty minutes and a plus-three rating. A second-year pro hailing from Bayonne, France, Ouellet has skated in 88 games with...
Grand Rapids Press Dec 9, 2014
Justin Abdelkader returns to practice, but not ready to play as Red Wings prepare for Maple Leafs

Justin Abdelkader returns to practice, but not ready to play as Red Wings prepare for Maple Leafs

Abdelkader, skating in a gray non-contact jersey, can't put time frame on return, which likely won't be until next week at the earliest.

Abdelkader skates with team, but has been ruled out for Wednesday; Cleary appears back to being a healthy scratch

DETROIT >> Quick update from Wings’ practice Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena. Justin Abdelkader took part in his first practice with the team wearing a gray “non-contact” jersey. He won’t play Wednesday when Detroit hosts the Toronto Maple Leafs. “Not …
Grand Rapids Press Dec 5, 2014

Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader (separated shoulder) resumes skating but no time frame on return

Abdelkader won't play in the two games this weekend. He needs to regain his range of motion and strength before returning.

Weiss misses practice due to a funeral; Abdelkader skates on own; Wings power play red hot

DETROIT >> Quick update from Wings’ practice Friday at Joe Louis Arena. Stephen Weiss missed practice due to a funeral he attended. He’s expected to play Saturday when the Wings host the New York Rangers. Justin Abdelkader skated for the …
Grand Rapids Press Dec 2, 2014
First-period analysis: Red Wings 1, Panthers 1

First-period analysis: Red Wings 1, Panthers 1

The Red Wings, at least right now, appear to be feeling the effects of missing Justin Abdelkader, out with a shoulder injury.
Winging It In Motown Dec 2, 2014

Quick Hits: Justin Abdelkader Out Two Weeks

Red Wings News Report: Wings’ Abdelkader to miss two weeks (Updated) | ProHockeyTalkCould you imagine being angry about losing Abdelkader to injury a few years ago? How the times have changed. Red Wings prospect Joe Hicketts invited to Team Canada selection camp for World Juniors | MLive.com Congrats to Mr. Hicketts! Griffins Host Barons For Brief Home Visit Amid Four-Game Week | Grand Rapids Griffins The Griffins play the Marlies tonight in Toronto, before taking on the Barons, IceHogs, and Admirals on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, respectively. Red Wings' Gustav Nyquist follows breakout...
Grand Rapids Press Dec 1, 2014
Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader to miss Tuesday's game vs. Florida due to shoulder injury

Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader to miss Tuesday's game vs. Florida due to shoulder injury

Abdelkader still is listed as day-to-day after getting injured Sunday on a hit from Lucas Sbisa.

Abdelkader out Tuesday as Wings look to win a fifth in a row

DETROIT >> Quick update from Wings practice Monday at Joe Louis Arena. Justin Abdelkader was the only player missing from practice. He injured his left shoulder in the second period of Detroit’s 5-3 win over Vancouver Sunday. He’s out for …

Justin Abdelkader day to day with shoulder injury

DETROIT >> Justin Abdelkader missed the entire third period with a shoulder injury. He’s day to day according to Wings coach Mike Babcock. “It’s not life threatening,” Babcock said. “It might be for some guys, but Abby is tougher than …
Grand Rapids Press Nov 30, 2014
Detroit Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader listed as day-to-day with shoulder injury

Detroit Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader listed as day-to-day with shoulder injury

Abdelkader is well on his way to his most productive season, with seven goals and 15 points in 24 games.

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  • Darren Helm

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