Flashback: Detroit’s Justin Abdelkader’s bloody fight against New York’s Johnny Boychuk (VIDEO

It’s officially the end of an era in the Motor City, as the Detroit Red Wings officially cut ties with veteran forward Justin Abdelkader. Embed from Getty Images A home grown talent out of Michigan State University, Abdelkader donned the Winged Wheel for over a decade, and racked up plenty of penalty minutes along the … Read more

Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman explains why team waived Justin Abdelkader, talks COVID-19 testing

Prior to last night’s 1st round selection of Swedish winger Lucas Raymond, the Detroit Red Wings made the decision to part ways with a long tenured veteran and home-grown talent. Embed from Getty Images Former Michigan State Spartans forward Justin Abdelkader, who has donned the Winged Wheel since 2008, was waived for purposes of a … Read more

Red Wings waive forward Justin Abdelkader

The Detroit Red Wings are parting ways with a long-tenured veteran member of their team. Embed from Getty Images Justin Abdelkader has officially been placed on waivers for the purposes of a compliance buyout of his contract. Update: Forward Justin Abdelkader has been placed on unconditional waivers for the purpose of a buyout. — Detroit … Read more