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Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Updated: February 6, 4:15 AM ET
Hawks' Johnny Oduya out vs. Ducks

By Scott Powers
ESPNChicago.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Johnny Oduya missed a 2-0 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday because of a lower-body injury.

Oduya's scratch marked the first regular-season game he's missed for the Blackhawks since being traded to the team in February 2012,  a span of 124 consecutive games.

Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville described Oduya, selected to play for Sweden in the Sochi Olympics, as being day-to-day.

"I don't think it's going to be a problem for him in the Olympics," Quenneville said after Wednesday's game. "I think we're being safe for that with him. We'll see how he presents [Thursday].

Oduya played just shy of 19 minutes against the Los Angeles Kings on Monday.

Oduya has three goals, 10 assists and a +7 rating in 58 games this season.

Oduya is questionable to play against the Phoenix Coyotes on Friday. He will be re-evaluated on Thursday.