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Red Wings to buy out Abdelkader's contract

Justin Abdelkader
Posted at 12:12 PM, Oct 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-06 17:01:28-04

WXYZ — One of the longest tenured Red Wings, Justin Abdelkader, time in Detroit has come to an end.

Abdelkader was the 42nd pick in the 2005 draft and helped the Red Wings win the Stanley Cup in 2008 after graduating from Michigan State, where he helped lead the Spartans to a national championship.