So, Kyle Palmieri, you must have been happy that the Ducks secured a playoff berth Saturday with their 3-2 victory over the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.
"Didn't know that," said the energetic winger, who scored on a lunging backhander at 1:46 of the second period.
Okay then. Andrew Cogliano, your backhander at 15:12 of the second period was decisive in the victory that put the Ducks in the playoffs. Locking up a postseason berth must feel good, right?
"That's nice," Cogliano said politely.
It was appropriate that making the playoffs didn't trigger celebrations among the Ducks, who took the NHL lead in wins (48) and points (103) by...