"We finally proved if we shoot pucks at Emery, he doesn't look too good. Right now, nobody expects us to pull this off. We're trying to create history, to a certain extent."
The Devils (and Canucks, for that matter) have an almost impossible hill to climb now, as a team down 3-1 only rallies from that deficit just more than 9 per cent of the time, historically speaking. The odds of recovering from being down 3-1 in the NHL quarter-finals are even slimmer, as just three teams in 62 series (5 per cent) that fit that description have come back to win.