Zbynek Michalek

Andrew Cogliano keeps Ducks in comfort zone

Andrew Cogliano keeps Ducks in comfort zone

When Bruce Boudreau became the Ducks' coach in November 2011, he didn't know where to best use Andrew Cogliano.

Boudreau had him spend some time at center, at left wing and on the right side. "He was looking for combinations," Cogliano said. "Then these last two years I've been able to play the wing and really find a spot there."

Cogliano found a fit last season on a shut-down third line with center Saku Koivu and fellow winger Daniel Winnik, and this season they've provided speed, depth and defensive reliability during the Ducks' franchise-record nine-game winning streak.

Cogliano has 10 goals and 22 points in 39 games, one point short of his total...