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Luke Glendening | Center | #41

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/28/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 199
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Luke Glendening moved up to a line with Frans Nielsen and Dylan Larkin on Monday at practice.
"We've got to get more forecheck pressure, and we've got to win more puck battles. He does all those things," said coach Jeff Blashill. "It frees you up on the wing, a little bit, to be able to get in on the forecheck, win puck battles, get to the net, and allow some more space for Nielsen and Larkin, potentially. It's something we're looking at." Nov 14 - 4:49 PM

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Luke Glendening scored in Friday's 5-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

The Red Wings forward opened the scoring just 3:04 into the game. He has one goal and four assists in 12 games this season. He has no value in most fantasy formats and can be left on the waiver wire.
Nov 5 - 7:17 AM

Luke Glendening (ankle) expects to be ready for training camp.

"So far, so good," he said. "Hopefully, it will keep turning in the right direction. We've had enough time off; I should be all set." Glendening has skated a few times during the summer after an ankle bone bruise hindered him at the end of 2015-16.
Aug 4 - 2:28 PM

Luke Glendening, who has been dealing with an ankle injury, expects to start skating Tuesday.

Glendening has been working out and isn't dealing with any pain. With that in mind, he expects to be fine for the start of training camp. He recently inked a four-year, $7.2 million contract extension.
Jul 15 - 4:42 AM

Luke Glendening's recently signed four-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings is worth $7.2 million.

In other words, Glendening will come with a cap hit of $1.8 million. He had eight goals and 21 points in 81 contests in 2015-16.
Jul 14 - 6:50 PM

Luke Glendening has agreed to a four-year extension with the Detroit Red Wings.

Glendening had eight goals and 21 points in 81 games last season. The 27-year-old also had 46 penalty minutes and 143 hits.
Jul 14 - 12:16 PM

Luke Glendening won't be able to play in the 2016 IIHF World Championship because of an injury he suffered late in the regular season.

He was set to play for Team USA in the tournament beginning this weekend, but now he is returning home. GM Ken Holland said last week that Glendening had been dealing with a foot injury.
May 3 - 9:36 AM

Luke Glendening didn't practice on Monday, but he will be ready to play on Wednesday in Game 1 of the playoffs at Tampa Bay.

He contributed just eight goals and 21 points in 81 games during the regular season.
Apr 11 - 4:30 PM

Luke Glendening netted his eighth goal of the year on Monday night in a 3-2 win against Buffalo.

He marker with three minutes left in the third period turned out to be the game winner after the Sabres attempted a late comeback. Glendening was also credited with a game-high five blocks among skaters in the contest.
Mar 29 - 10:19 AM

Luke Glendening scored in Thursday's 3-1 win over Columbus.

He opened the scoring in the match with his fifth goal of the season. As you might have expected, it's been a while since Glendening's last goal and he hadn't scored since Jan. 25 versus the Islanders.
Mar 18 - 7:56 AM

Luke Glendening will likely return from the flu Tuesday night.

He wasn't able to play Monday, but coach Jeff Blashill appears to be expecting the forward to return. If he does play then he will probably replace Joakim Andersson.
Tue, Dec 29, 2015 06:13:00 PM

Detroit Red Wings forward Luke Glendening will miss Monday's game against the Wild with the flu.

Dylan Larkis will draw back into the lineup in his place. Glendening is a defensive energy forward who does not possess any fantasy value. In addition to Larkin returning to the lineup, rookie forward Tomas Nosek will play in his second straight game.
Mon, Dec 28, 2015 07:46:00 PM

Luke Glendening will be a game-time call for Monday's game against Minnesota.

An illness may prevent him from playing. Glendening has two goals and eight points in 35 games.
Mon, Dec 28, 2015 01:26:00 PM

Luke Glendening scored his first goal of the season in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Blues.

Glendening tied the game 2-2 with his goal near the end of the first frame. The 26-year-old has one goal and three points in 21 games and won't be a factor in fantasy leagues going forward.
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 10:09:00 AM

Luke Glendening contributed an assist in a 4-3 overtime win against Ottawa on Monday night.

He set up a goal by Riley Sheahan with his second assist of the season. Glendening doesn't have a goal after 18 games after he scored 12 in 2014-15.
Tue, Nov 17, 2015 09:49:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Dylan Larkin
2Frans Nielsen
3Darren Helm
4Luke Glendening
LW1Henrik Zetterberg
2Tomas Tatar
3Anthony Mantha
4Steve Ott
5Drew Miller
6Tyler Bertuzzi
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Justin Abdelkader
3Thomas Vanek
4Riley Sheahan
5Andreas Athanasiou
6Tomas Jurco
7Joe Vitale
8Johan Franzen
D1Niklas Kronwall
2Mike Green
3Danny DeKeyser
4Brendan Smith
5Jonathan Ericsson
6Xavier Ouellet
7Brian Lashoff
8Alexey Marchenko
9Ryan Sproul
G1Petr Mrazek
2Jimmy Howard