In addition to a dislocated ring finger, Justin Abdelkader was dealing with a knee injury during the playoffs.
The Red Wings had only one player dealing with an injury during the playoffs.
Justin Abdelkader didn't accept Brian Boyle's challenge to fight Sunday at the end of Game 3 because he didn't want to pick up another misconduct.
Justin Abdelkader picked up six penalty minutes and five hits in Wednesday's Game 1 loss to Tampa Bay.
Justin Abdelkader was one of the Red Wings' goal scorers during a 3-2 loss Wednesday night to the Lightning in the opener of the teams' first-round playoff series in Tampa Bay.
Justin Abdelkader scored the 19th goal of his season as Detroit fell to the Rangers 3-2 on Saturday.
Justin Abdelkader will return to the lineup Saturday against the Rangers.
Justin Abdelkader (lower body) is probable for Saturday's game.
The Red Wings expect to know more about Justin Abdelkader's lower-body injury on Friday.
Justin Abdelkader left Thursday's game against Boston because of a lower-body injury.
Justin Abdelkader scored a goal in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Justin Abdelkader helped spur the Red Wings comeback on Thursday night with an assist, then scored the go ahead goal in the third period to beat the Jets 3-2.
Justin Abdelkader netted his 16th goal of 2015-16 in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to Columbus.
Justin Abdelkader was a surprise selection to Team USA for the World Cup of Hockey on Wednesday.