Don't count out the Devils just yet
June, 9, 2012
By Craig Custance | ESPN Insider
Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesZach Parise and Ilya Kovalchuk could be poised for an offensive breakthrough.NEWARK, N.J. -- Both recent and extended history suggest the Stanley Cup finals are over. This postseason, the Los Angeles Kings have made a habit of losing Game 4, then finishing off their opponent in Game 5. They did that against both the Vancouver Canucks and Phoenix Coyotes.
It's also been since 1942 that an NHL team has come back from a 3-0 series deficit in the Stanley Cup final. That's the only time it happened.