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Ducks faithful show their love for Andrew Cogliano after broken streak

Ducks faithful show their love for Andrew Cogliano after broken streak

Ducks winger Andrew Cogliano took the end of his streak of 830 consecutive games played with a quiet grace and a few tears, not out of self-pity but of remorse for having committed an offense he didn’t intend and for letting his teammates down.

Suspended two games by the league for a late, high hit on Kings forward Adrian Kempe last week, Cogliano became a spectator for the first time in his NHL career. When he returned on Friday, the Ducks played a video tribute to his streak — the fourth-longest in NHL history — and fans welcomed him back with signs proclaiming that in their eyes, at least, his streak had never stopped. He was still their favorite Ironman. His teammates welcomed...

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