Sedin took the ice on the Canucks' third line change and played 22 seconds. He left the bench after adding to his streak, which is seventh-longest in NHL history.
Locked into the third seed in the Western Conference, the Northwest Division champions scratched several players, including Sedin linemates Daniel Sedin and Alexandre Burrows. Defensemen Alexander Edler, Jason Garrison, Dan Hamhuis and Christopher Tanev also did not play.
Henrik is one game behind Andy Hebenton on the all-time list.
Doug Jarvis holds the all-time record of 964, established from 1975-88.