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Johnny Oduya | Defenseman | #29

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (36) / 10/1/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 191
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 7 (221) / WAS
Contract: view contract details

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Johnny Oduya will be among Philadelphia's healthy scratches again on Sunday afternoon for Game 3 versus Pittsburgh.
The Flyers will ice the lineup, in terms of personnel, that they had in Friday's 5-1 victory over the Penguins. That will put Robert Hagg, Taylor Leier, Jordan Weal and Dale Weise in the press box. Apr 15 - 1:57 PM

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Johnny Oduya will be a healthy scratch for the Philadelphia Flyers this afternoon.

It's a huge game for the Flyers who can clinch a post-season spot with just a single point today. Joining Oduya in the press box will be Dale Weise, Taylor Leier, Jordan Weal and Robert Hagg.
Apr 7 - 2:54 PM

Johnny Oduya (lower body) is back to 100 percent, according to GM Ron Hextall.

Oduya hasn't played since Mar. 4, but it seems like he will be available for Tuesday's match against the New York Islanders.
Apr 2 - 1:50 PM

Johnny Oduya (lower body) will not suit up in Saturday's game against the Winnipeg Jets.

Oduya was injured on Sunday night and he hasn't played since. Flyers GM Ron Hextall said that the veteran is considered day-to-day for now.
Mar 10 - 11:25 AM

Johnny Oduya was injured in the third period Sunday and did not return.

Oduya was 'banged up' according to coach Dave Hakstol and did not play after only one shift in the third. It reduced the Flyers to only five defenseman the rest of the night. Oduya has no fantasy value and consider him day-to-day for now.
Mar 5 - 7:25 AM

The Philadelphia Flyers have claimed Johnny Oduya off waivers from Ottawa.

The Flyers obviously want to upgrade their bottom two defensemen and have done so with the claim of Oduya. He has four goals and eight points in 51 games this season so his fantasy value is negligible.
Feb 26 - 12:38 PM

The Ottawa Senators have placed Johnny Oduya on waivers.

Oduya didn't play in yesterday's game against the Flyers because the Senators wanted to make sure he didn't get injured before a possible move out of town. The veteran has four goals and four assists in 51 games this season. He's scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season, so a contending team might take a chance on him. No matter what happens, Oduya won't have any fantasy value.
Feb 25 - 12:10 PM

The Ottawa Senators are reportedly looking to trade Johnny Oduya.

Oduya will not play in Saturday's matinee against the Flyers because the Senators don't want to risk him getting injured. The veteran blue liner has four goals, four assists and a plus-2 rating in 51 games this season. He'll likely fetch a mid-round draft pick. He's scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season.
Feb 24 - 11:36 AM

Johnny Oduya is expected to be available to return from a lower-body injury on Thursday night.

The Senators assigned Eric Burgdoerfer to the minors on Wednesday, so it appears as though Oduya will be back versus Anaheim. He has missed the last four games.
Feb 1 - 10:18 AM

Johnny Oduya is listed as week-to-week with a lower-body injury.

Oduya was injured last Saturday against the Maple Leafs. He has skated in 39 matches this season, which has him two games short of a $250,000 bonus in his contract.
Jan 25 - 9:52 AM

Johnny Oduya (undisclosed) didn't travel with the team for Monday's road match against Minnesota.

Oduya isn't expected to play against the Wild. He played in two games after missing two with a middle-body injury.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Jan 22 - 10:43 AM

Johnny Oduya returned to the lineup from a middle body injury on Thursday night.

Oduya missed two games before Ottawa's seven-day break due to the ailment. The Senators also got Mark Borowiecki (concussion) back from injury against St. Louis.
Jan 19 - 10:31 AM

Johnny Oduya won't play in Wednesday's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Oduya didn't play in last night's game against the Chicago Blackhawks because of an undisclosed ailment, but he seems to be a healthy scratch tonight. Mark Borowiecki will also watch the game from the press box. Neither blue liner will have fantasy value going forward.
Jan 10 - 7:22 PM

Johnny Oduya (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup on Tuesday night.

Oduya was on the ice briefly in the morning after he missed Monday's practice. It's unclear if he'll play Wednesday at Toronto prior to Ottawa's bye week.
Jan 9 - 11:54 AM

Johnny Oduya may not be available to play Tuesday because of an undisclosed injury.

Oduya didn't skate on Monday morning. Thomas Chabot may play alongside Erik Karlsson on Tuesday versus Chicago in Oduya's place. We should know more after Ottawa's morning session.
Jan 9 - 10:25 AM

Depth Charts

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C1Sean Couturier
2Nolan Patrick
3Valtteri Filppula
4Jori Lehtera
LW1Claude Giroux
2Travis Konecny
3Scott Laughton
4Jordan Weal
5Taylor Leier
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Michael Raffl
4Matt Read
5Dale Weise
D1Shayne Gostisbehere
2Ivan Provorov
3Andrew MacDonald
4Radko Gudas
5Brandon Manning
6Robert Hagg
7Johnny Oduya
G1Brian Elliott
2Petr Mrazek
3Dustin Tokarski
4Michal Neuvirth