John Tortorella wants injured Henrik Sedin to not go to Sochi.
Summary of 11 articles · Updated Feb 7, 2014
Have a tip? Email him at or follow him on Twitter!SOCHI, Russia Sweden has put Marcus Johansson in Henrik Sedin's spot for the Sochi Games. Tortorella will get his wish, as Henrik Sedin confirmed to Sportnet's Dan Murphy that he will not represent Tre Kronor next week in Sochi as he recovers from a rib injury. Sedin has nine goals and 40 points in 52 games this season. "I'm disappointed not to be physically able to represent my country at the Winter Olympic Games," Sedin said. Sedin told Sweden's Expressen : "I can not do myself justice, the injury to the upper body has not healed as I had hoped. But there’s still a sense he wants to go. The Canucks announced this morning that they would shut down their captain for the team’s final two pre-Olympic games after he was was ineffective playing through a rib injury on Tuesday night against the Bruins.