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Luke Glendening | Center | #41

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (28) / 4/28/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 192
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Luke Glendening scored the Detroit Red Wings' lone goal in a 10-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.
Glendening's goal came much too late for the Detroit Red Wings to make a comeback in their blowout loss. It was his sixth of the season. The center now has six goals and seven points in 27 games this season. Dec 3 - 12:11 AM

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Luke Glendening scored the game-winning goal Thursday in a 4-2 win over Arizona.

Glendening's shorthanded goal with 3:24 left in regulation gave the Red Wings a 3-2 lead. It was his first point in four games this year. Glendening also had five hits and two blocks in the contest, while logging 4:38 on the penalty kill.
Oct 13 - 8:25 AM

Luke Glendening underwent successful surgery Monday on his left ankle.

The procedure was required to repair tendon damage. Glendening missed the last seven games of the regular season after he suffered a fractured ankle and partially torn tendons. His recovery is expected to take three-to-four months, so he should be ready for the 2017-18 season.
Jun 6 - 12:16 PM

Luke Glendening will miss out on the rest of the season due to a fractured foot.

The 27-year-old finishes his 2016-17 campaign with three goals and 14 points along with 62 blocks and 150 hits, while also seeing a career-low of 12:55 of ice time per game.
Mar 29 - 6:18 PM

Luke Glendening (lower body) has already been ruled out for Tuesday's game against Carolina.

Tomas Nosek could play instead after Glendening sustained a lower-body injury on Monday night.
Mar 28 - 10:05 AM

Luke Glendening suffered a lower-body injury in Monday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Red Wings have already ruled out his return. They'll probably provide an update on his status after tonight's game. We'll consider Glendening day-to-day for now.
Mar 27 - 8:03 PM

Luke Glendening will return to the lineup on Saturday in place of Mitch Callahan against the Avalanche.

The young veteran has posted three goals and 13 points along with 59 blocks and 139 hits through 68 games this season. Callahan meanwhile has little to his ledger through four games. Tomas Nosek will also be a healthy scratch.
Mar 18 - 12:42 PM

Luke Glendening tallied his third goal of the season during Sunday's 5-2 win over the Penguins.

Through 59 games this season the young veteran is up to 13 points, eight shy of matching his career high set last season.
Feb 19 - 6:50 PM

It looks like Luke Glendening will be playing through a bit of an illness on Friday.

Glendening does still expect to play though, so just keep in mind that he might be less than 100%. He has a goal and 11 points in 45 contests this season.
Jan 20 - 12:09 PM

Luke Glendening scored for the second time this season on Tuesday night.

His marker late in the second period helped Detroit earn a point in a 4-3 overtime loss to Chicago. Glendening has two points in the last two games to give him a total of 11 on the season.
Jan 11 - 10:46 AM

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."
Mon, Nov 14, 2016 04:49:00 PM

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.
Sat, Nov 5, 2016 07:17:00 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.
Thu, Aug 4, 2016 02:28:00 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.
Fri, Jul 15, 2016 04:42:00 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.
Thu, Jul 14, 2016 06:50:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Zetterberg
2Dylan Larkin
3Frans Nielsen
4Luke Glendening
LW1Tomas Tatar
2Anthony Mantha
3Justin Abdelkader
4Darren Helm
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Andreas Athanasiou
3Martin Frk
4Luke Witkowski
5David Booth
6Johan Franzen
D1Mike Green
2Trevor Daley
3Danny DeKeyser
4Niklas Kronwall
5Nick Jensen
6Jonathan Ericsson
7Xavier Ouellet
G1Jimmy Howard
2Petr Mrazek