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List of 3-1 Comebacks in the NHL Playoffs

So your team is down 3 games to 1, that sucks but there is always hope.

Back in 2004 the NHL had the odds of coming back from 3 games to 1 at 8.7% so here is a list of teams that have managed to beat the odds and not to disappoint their fans by winning the series after being down 3-1.

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Winner:
Loser:

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1942
Finals
Toronto Maple Leafs
Detroit Red Wings

Detroit 3 - Toronto 2
Detroit 4 - Toronto 2
Detroit 5 - Toronto 2
Toronto 4 - Detroit 3
Toronto 9 - Detroit 3
Toronto 3 - Detroit 0
Toronto 3 - Detroit 1

The Leafs came back from 0-3.
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Year:
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1975
Quarter-Finals
New York Islanders
Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh 5 - New York 4
Pittsburgh 3 - New York 1
Pittsburgh 6 - New York 4
New York 3 - Pittsburgh 1
New York 4 - Pittsburgh 2
New York 4 - Pittsburgh 1
New York 1 - Pittsburgh 0

The Islanders came back from 0-3.
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1987
Division Semi-Finals
New York Islanders
Washington Capitals

Washington 4 - New York 3
New York  3 - Washington 1
Washington 2 - New York 0
Washington 4 - New York 1
New York 4 - Washington 2
New York 5 - Washington 4
New York 3 - Washington 2 (4OT)
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Year:
Round:
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1987
Division Finals
Detroit Red Wings
Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto 4 - Detroit 2
Toronto 7 - Detroit 2
Detroit 4 - Toronto 2
Toronto 3 - Detroit 2 (OT)
Detroit 3 - Toronto 0
Detroit 4 - Toronto 2
Detroit 3 - Toronto 0
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1988
Division Semi-Finals
Washington Capitals
Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia 4 - Washington 2
Washington 5 - Philadelphia 4
Philadelphia 4 - Washington 3
Philadelphia 5 - Washington 4 (OT)
Washington 5 - Philadelphia 2
Washington 7 - Philadelphia 2
Washington 5 - Philadelphia 4 (OT)
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1989
Division Semi-Finals
Los Angeles Kings
Edmonton Oilers

Edmonton 4 - Los Angeles 3
Los Angeles 5 - Edmonton 2
Edmonton 4 - Los Angeles 0
Edmonton 4 - Los Angeles 3
Los Angeles 4 - Edmonton 2
Los Angeles 4 - Edmonton 1
Los Angeles 6 - Edmonton 3
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1990
Division Semi-Finals
Edmonton Oilers
Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg 7 - Edmonton 5
Edmonton 3 - Winnipeg 2 (OT)
Winnipeg 2 - Edmonton 1
Winnipeg 4 - Edmonton 3 (2OT)
Edmonton 4 - Winnipeg 3
Edmonton 4 - Winnipeg 3
Edmonton 4 - Winnipeg 1
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1991
Division Semi-Finals
St. Louis Blues
Detroit Red Wings

Detroit 6 - St. Louis 3
St. Louis 4 - Detroit 2
Detroit 5 - St. Louis 2
Detroit 4 - St. Louis 3
St. Louis 6 - Detroit 1
St. Louis 3 - Detroit 0
St. Louis 3 - Detroit 2
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1992
Division Semi-Finals
Detroit Red Wings
Minnesota North Stars

Minnesota 4 - Detroit 3
Minnesota 4 - Detroit 2
Detroit 5 - Minnesota 4 (OT)
Minnesota 5 - Detroit 4
Detroit 3 - Minnesota 0
Detroit 1 - Minnesota 0 (OT)
Detroit 5 - Minnesota 2
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1992
Division Semi-Finals
Vancouver Canucks
Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg 3 - Vancouver 2
Vancouver 3 - Winnipeg 2
Winnipeg 4 - Vancouver 2
Winnipeg 3 - Vancouver 1
Vancouver 8 - Winnipeg 2
Vancouver 8 - Winnipeg 3
Vancouver 5 - Winnipeg 0
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1992
Division Semi-Finals
Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington Capitals

Washington 3 - Pittsburgh 1
Washington 6 - Pittsburgh 2
Pittsburgh 6 - Washington 4
Washington 7 - Pittsburgh 2
Pittsburgh 5 - Washington 2
Pittsburgh 6 - Washington 4
Pittsburgh 3 - Washington 1
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1994
Conference Quarter-Finals
Vancouver Canucks
Calgary Flames

Vancouver 5 - Calgary 0
Calgary 7 - Vancouver 5
Calgary 4 - Vancouver 2
Calgary 3 - Vancouver 2
Vancouver 2 - Calgary 1 (OT)
Vancouver 3 - Calgary 2 (OT)
Vancouver 4 - Calgary 3 (2OT)
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1995
Conference Quarter-Finals
Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington Capitals

Washington 5 - Pittsburgh 4
Pittsburgh 5 - Washington 3
Washington 6 - Pittsburgh 2
Washington 6 - Pittsburgh 2
Pittsburgh 6 - Washington 5 (OT)
Pittsburgh 7 - Washington 1
Pittsburgh 3 - Washington 0
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1998
Conference Quarter-Finals
Edmonton Oilers
Colorado Avalanche

Edmonton 3 - Colorado 2
Colorado 5 - Edmonton 2
Colorado 5 - Edmonton 4 (OT)
Colorado 3 - Edmonton 3
Edmonton 3 - Colorado 1
Edmonton 2 - Colorado 0
Edmonton 4 - Colorado 0
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1999
Conference Quarter-Finals
St. Louis Blues
Phoenix Coyotes

St. Louis 3 - Phoenix 1
Phoenix 4 - St. Louis 3 (OT)
Phoenix 5 - St. Louis 4
Phoenix 2 - St. Louis 1
St. Louis 2 - Phoenix 1 (OT)
St. Louis 5 - Phoenix 3
St. Louis 1 - Phoenix 0 (OT)
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2000
Conference Finals
New Jersey Devils
Philadelphia Flyers

New Jersey 4 - Philadelphia 1
Philadelphia 4 - New Jersey 3
Philadelphia 4 - New Jersey 2
Philadelphia 3 - New Jersey 1
New Jersey 4 - Philadelphia 1
New Jersey 2 - Philadelphia 1
New Jersey 2 - Philadelphia 1
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2003
Conference Quarter-Finals
Minnesota Wild
Colorado Avalanche

Minnesota 4 - Colorado 2
Colorado 3 - Minnesota 2
Colorado 3 - Minnesota 0
Colorado 3 - Minnesota 1
Minnesota 3 - Colorado 2
Minnesota 3 - Colorado 2 (OT)
Minnesota 3 - Colorado 2 (OT)
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2003
Conference Quarter-Finals
Vancouver Canucks
St. Louis Blues

St. Louis 6 - Vancouver 0
Vancouver 2 - St. Louis 1
St. Louis 3 - Vancouver 1
St. Louis 4 - Vancouver 1
Vancouver 5 - St. Louis 3
Vancouver 4 - St. Louis 3
Vancouver 4 - St. Louis 1
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2003
Conference Semi-Finals
Minnesota Wild
Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver 4 - Minnesota 3 (OT)
Minnesota 3 - Vancouver 2
Vancouver 3 - Minnesota 2
Vancouver 3 - Minnesota 2 (OT)
Minnesota 7 - Vancouver 2
Minnesota 5 - Vancouver 1
Minnesota 4 - Vancouver 2
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2004
Conference Quarter-Finals
Montreal Canadiens
Boston Bruins

Boston 3 - Montreal 0
Boston 2 - Montreal 1 (OT)
Montreal 3 - Boston 2
Boston 4 - Montreal 3 (2OT)
Montreal 5 - Boston 1
Montreal 5 - Boston 2
Montreal 2 - Boston 0
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Winner:
Loser:

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2009
Conference Quarter-Finals
Washington Capitals
New York Rangers

New York 4 - Washington 3
New York 1 - Washington 0
Washington 4 - New York 0
New York 2 - Washington 1
Washington 4 - New York 0
Washington 5 - New York 3
Washington 2 - New York 1
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2010
Conference Quarter-Finals
Montreal Canadiens
Washington Capitals

Montreal 3 - Washington 2 (OT)
Washington 6 - Montreal 5 (OT)
Washington 5 - Montreal 1
Washington 6 - Montreal 3
Montreal 2 - Washington 1
Montreal 4 - Washington 1
Montreal 2 - Washington 1
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Year:
Round:
Winner:
Loser:

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2010
Conference Semi-Finals
Philadelphia Flyers
Boston Bruins

Boston 5 - Philadelphia 4 (OT)
Boston 3 - Philadelphia 2
Boston 5 - Philadelphia 4
Philadelphia 5 - Boston 4 (OT)
Philadelphia 4 - Boston 0
Philadelphia 2 - Boston 1
Philadelphia 4 - Boston 3

Not only did the Flyers come back from a 0-3 game deficit, they also came back from 3 goals down in game 7.
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