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Detroit Red Wings Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
 
Justin Abdelkader • #8 • RW
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'2", 218 lbs.
Born:Feb 25, 1987 (30 yrs) in Muskegon, MI
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2005 (2/42).
Shoots:L
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 64 7 14 21 -20 50 5 0 1 16:39 104 0.33
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Scouting Report
Assets: Agitates opponents effectively. Skates very well, is versatile enough to line up on either side of center. Has two-way acumen and good size for the NHL game. Is good in front of the net and complements skill very well.
Flaws: Lacks offensive consistency, which prevents him from putting up top-line forward production at the National Hockey League level (despite playing the role often). Also lacks a little creativity with the puck.
Career Potential: Versatile, two-way agitating forward.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL All-Rookie Team 2008-09
CCHA Best Defensive Forward 2007-08
CCHA Mike and Marian Ilitch Humanitarian Award 2007-08
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