from Michael Grange of Sportsnet,
With Game 5 on tap, they were a team with a win in their pocket believing that anything was possible and the puck was finally starting to roll their way. The Kings might be 10-0 on the road in the post-season, but the Devils are 9-1 in Games 4-7 so far in the playoffs.
It’s gives them reason to believe.
“You know it’s going to happen again,” said DeBoer of a potential comeback from 3-0 for just the second time in 70 years. “So why not us? I think that’s the approach. You’re not going to go 200 years without someone else doing it. So it’s been long enough. It might as well be us. “
It won’t just happen by a twist of fate. No one is that lucky. The Devils goal will be to create some creeping doubt in the minds of the Kings, but the first step is to believe themselves.
They’ve done the hardest part. Their win on Wednesday not only extended their season but lent some credence to the story they’ve been telling themselves all series –that it’s been