Henrik Sedin's streak ending at 679

Updated: January 20, 2014, 10:33 PM ET
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Henrik Sedin's NHL ironman streak is ending at 679 games. He last missed a game 10 seasons ago.

Canucks assistant coach Mike Sullivan said Monday the Vancouver captain will not play at Edmonton on Tuesday because of an undisclosed injury. He is listed as day to day.

Sedin has the second-highest total for consecutive games among active players. St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester made his a 683rd straight appearances Monday at Detroit.

Sedin left after the second period of Saturday's brawl-marred game against the Calgary Flames that the Canucks won 3-2 in a shootout.

Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.

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