Justin Abdelkader has grown into a top-six forward.
Justin Abdelkader will rejoin Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg on Detroit's top line.
Justin Abdelkader has completed his two-game suspension.
Justin Abdelkader, who received a two-game suspension Sunday for his hit on Anaheim's Toni Lydman, said Monday that he didn't want to hurt the Ducks defenseman.
The NHL handed Justin Abdelkader a two-game suspension for his hit on Toni Lydman from Game 3 of the Red Wings-Ducks series, according to MLive.com.
The NHL's disciplinary people plan on giving Justin Abdelkader a call about his game-misconduct for charging on Toni Lydman from Saturday.
Justin Abdelkader is looking at a possible suspension after his hit to the head on Toni Lydman Saturday.
Justin Abdelkader was booted from Detroit's 4-0 loss for charging Anaheim's Toni Lydman.
Justin Abdelkader scored a goal in Detroit's 5-4 overtime victory on Thursday.
Justin Abdelkader scored a goal in Detroit's 3-2 shootout loss Thursday.
Center Justin Abdelkader has five goals in his past three games -- including a three-goal hat trick in the Detroit Red Wings' 5-1 over the Ducks in Anaheim Friday night -- after not scoring a goal in 23 games to start the season.
Justin Abdelkader scored a hat trick and topped off the night with another assist in Detroit’s 5-1 win over Anaheim Friday night.
More impressive than the pair of goals scored by Justin Abdelkader in Saturday's win over Vancouver was the fact he played through a deep cut on his foot.
Justin Abdelkader scored his first goal of the season Thursday in the Red Wings 3-0 win over Edmonton.