View Full Version : Aucoin's presence, skill a boon for Coyotes

11-28-2009, 01:39 AM
By Todd Kimberley - NHL.com Correspondent
Over the course of his 14-year NHL career, Adrian Aucoin picked up the nickname "Oakie."

Itís more of a phonetic take-off on his surname, rather than a reference to the tree. But itís strikingly apropos this season in Phoenix, where Aucoin has been a picture of stability and constancy for all those little acorns on the Coyotes' blue line.