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Detroit Red Wings

The Red Wings have placed Justin Abdelkader on unconditional waivers for the purpose of a buyout.

Abdelkader had three years left at $4.25M AAV. Buying him out will cost the Red Wings $1.8M AAV in 2021 ($2.4M Savings), $2.3M AAV in 2022 ($1.95M Savings) and $1.06M AAV from 2023 to 2025. Over the last two seasons (Min.120 games played) Abdelkader had the second-fewest points (22) among forwards in the NHL.

Source: Elliotte Friedman 10/6/20, 12:11 pm EST

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