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#8 LW

Justin Abdelkader

Shoots:
Left
Height:
6' 2"
Weight:
218 lbs
Age:
28
Born:
Feb 25, 1987
Muskegon, MI, United States
Drafted:
2005 - round 2, 42nd overall by Det
G A Pts +/- PPG
2014-15 Regular Season
23 21 44 3 8

Abdelkader is out with a hand injury.

Abdelkader's status is unclear.

Abdelkader scored a goal in a career-high fourth consecutive game in Saturday's 4-0 win over Tampa Bay.

The Detroit forward has 23 goals this season, easily surpassing his 10 from the prior two campaigns. He has 10 goals and two assists in 13 contests since the beginning of March.

Abdelkader scored for the third straight game Thursday against San Jose.

Abdelkader has been touting a hot stick down the stretch, scoring nine goals in his last 13 games.

Abdelkader had one goal and one assist Tuesday.

Abdelkader has turned in consecutive two-point efforts.

Abdelkader scored the game-winner 24 seconds into OT as Detroit got by St. Louis 2-1 on Sunday.

Abdelkader also added an assist, giving him seven points in five home games this month.

Abdelkader extended his goal-scoring streak to three games Saturday against Philadelphia.

The Detroit forward also has six of his career-high 19 goals in the last six contests.

Abdelkader scored his 17th goal Monday against the Oilers.

Abdelkader has four goals in his last four games, matching his total from the previous 24 contests.

Abdelkader scored a pair of early goals but Detroit lost 5-2 to Calgary on Friday night.

Abdelkader has three goals and one assist in his last three games. He totaled three points in his prior 12 contests.

Abdelkader scored his 14th goal against the Rangers on Wednesday.

Abdelkader has only two goals in his last 11 games.

Abdelkader had a goal and an assist in Wednesday's win at Calgary.

Abdelkader has four goals and four assists over his last seven games after recording one point in his previous eight contests.

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