Henrik Sedin pulls out of Olympics
Henrik Sedin of the Vancouver Canucks is congratulated by his teammates after scoring during a game in Ohio on October 20, 2013 - by Kirk Irwin
The veteran centre missed six National Hockey League games with the Vancouver Canucks after hurting his ribs on January 16 against the Phoenix Coyotes.
He played the last two games with Vancouver but failed to score a point.
Before he got injured, Sedin had played 679 straight games for the Canucks, going back to the 2003-04 season. Sedin's twin brother Daniel also plays for Vancouver and will compete for Sweden in the Olympics.
In 52 games this season, Henrik Sedin has 31 assists and 40 points.