Justin Abdelkader can become an unrestricted free agent next summer.
Justin Abdelkader played the last few games of the regular season and the playoffs with a fractured right middle finger.
Justin Abdelkader picked up an assist in his return to the lineup on Tuesday.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) has confirmed that he'll be back in the lineup on Tuesday
Justin Abdelkader (hand) is likely to return to the Red Wings lineup for Game 3, according to coach Mike Babcock.
The Detroit Red Wings won't alter their lineup heading into Game 2 against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday.
It does not appear as if Justin Abdelkader will be able to suit up for Game 2 of the Red Wings' best of seven series against the Lightning.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) will not be available on Thursday for Game 1 versus Tampa Bay.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) didn't take part in line rushes on Wednesday.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) took part in Monday's practice.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) skated on Wednesday and his status for Thursday and Saturday hasn't been decided yet.
Justin Abdelkader isn't dealing with a broken bone in his injured hand.
Justin Abdelkader (hand) will sit on Tuesday.
There's some uncertainty surrounding the status of Justin Abdelkader, who sustained a hand injury this past Saturday.