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POLL: Can the Devils Pull Out A Championship?

The pressure is shifting in the Stanley Cup finals — or is it?

Many hockey fans thought the Stanley Cup finals could have been over earlier this week with the Los Angeles Kings winning their fourth game Wednesday, ending the playoffs.

But the New Jersey Devils weren't going to be forgotten that easily.

Down three games to zero, the Devils came back to win on Wednesday with a score of 3-1, forcing another game between the two NHL teams at Newark's Prudential Center. Then, Saturday night, the Devils rose to the occasion again, besting the Kings 2-1 and sending the series back to Los Angeles.

It was the first time the Kings have been defeated on the road during the playoffs and the first time they have lost two in a row post-season.

Now, New Jersey fans are rooting for their hometown favorites with a renewed energy and belief.

Do you think it's possible for the Devils to come back and win the championship? No team has ever come back from an 0-3 Stanley Cup finals deficit to win the cup.

Charles June 10, 2012 at 12:12 PM
Absolutely! The Devils are two games away from the Cup! The changes they made before Game 4 have made them more aggressive offensively and their defense is outstanding. Brodeur is playing like when he was, in his prime. Devils in 7!
Mitch Slater June 10, 2012 at 12:57 PM
With Westfield's own Bryce Salvador at the top of his game- we can 't miss- I look forward to witnessing this historic (1942) comeback at The Rock on Wednesday!
Otto June 10, 2012 at 01:34 PM
Yes. Devils can win it all. Remember the series vs Philly! Go Devils!!! Oriol Garcia
Princess Valiant June 10, 2012 at 01:54 PM
Too warm to wear my Devils sweatshirt but I am hopeful!
Mitch Slater June 11, 2012 at 03:03 AM
Sounds like a frustrated Ranger fan to me! Debbie's??

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