The very much popular Justin Abdelkader is one of the most prominent names in the world of hockey. He is an American ice hockey left wing and alternate captain for the Detroit Red Wings. Justin Abdelkader was born on February 25, 1987. His place of birth was Muskegon, Michigan, United States. His place of birth was Muskegon, United States, He is American. His star sign is Pisces. Justin Abdelkader is popular for his toughness and all-around hustle. With his terrific performance, he helped Detroit Red Wings to reach the Stanley Cup finals in 2008-09. He also played college hockey at the Michigan State University. He also played in the national team of United States.
From his early age, Justin Abdelkader has shown interest towards hockey. In USHL, he played for the junior ice hockey Cedars Rapids RoughRiders. In 2004-05, he helped his team to win the Clark Cup championship. Following that, he played three years of ice hockey with Michigan State Spartans men’s ice hockey team. On April 7, 2007, he scored the winning goal in the 2007 NCAA championship; the game was against the Boston College. His outstanding performance in 2007 NCAA earned him the Frozen Four Most Outstanding Player.
In 2005, Justin Abdelkader started his professional career with Detroit Red Wings. On April 3, 2008, he signed a one-game amateur try with the Detroit Red Wings and his first game was against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Later in 2008-09, he agreed to a three-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings. Until now, he has 80 goals, 95 assists, 175 pts in 480 matches with Wings.
In the international game, Justin Abdelkader performed for the United States national junior team at the 2007 Junior Ice Hockey World Championships. In 2014, he played as a captain for his nation at the IIHF World Championships.
Justin AbdelKaker was born to Joseph and Sheryl Abdelkader. His paternal grandfather Yusuf Abdul Qadir emigrated from Jordan at the age of 19 and married a Polish girl named Zuzanna.
Justin Abdelkader attended Churchill Elementary School and graduated from Mona Shores High School in 2005. He played hockey during his high school years.
Justin Abdelkader has millions of fans, followers and admirers from across the world. Each of his single fans want to find about his personal life. There are countless females of him want to become the part of his life. Currently, he is not married. However, he got engaged to his longtime girlfriend named Julie Leshkevich. They planned their wedding at the end of 2018.
Justin Abdelkader received a degree in Bachelor of Arts from Michigan State’s Eli Broad College of Business. Despite being popular celebs, he had never been the part of any controversy in his life.
Truly he is a rock star in the world of hockey. He has massive fans that follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.