Abdelkader Appearance Prior To New Deal (Video)

Above is an iFolloSports.com original video of Detroit Red Wings LW Justin Abdelkader signing autographs during a recent appearance at an Allen Park, Michigan Meijer store.

Thursday, the 28-year-old Michigan native agreed to a 7-year/$29.75 million contract extension with Detroit. The Michigan State alum will now likely spend the bulk of his career with his beloved home state organization.

Last season, Abdelkader posted career highs with 23 goals and 21 assists.

Thus far this season, Abdelkader has tallied 4 goals and 3 assists.

Wings fans can also take a look at video of an Abdelkader Meijer signing session from last year.