Detroit Red Wings

Justin Abdelkader
current status: On roster
Birth Date:February 25, 1987 (28 years old)
Place of Birth:Muskegon, MI
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2005 (2/42).
Scouting Report
Assets: Agitates opponents effectively. Skates very well, is versatile enough to line up both as a center or wing. Has two-way acumen and good size for the NHL game.
Flaws: Lacks offensive consistency, which relegates him to checking-line duties at the National Hockey League level. Also lacks a little creativity and hockey sense.
Career Potential: Two-way agitating forward with versatility.
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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