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W2W4: Key stats for Game 7s

4/30/2014

Game 7 Bonanza: The NHL features three Game 7s Wednesday night and the Flyers-Rangers start things off at 7 ET. Something has to give. The Rangers have never lost a Game 7 at home (5-0), but the Flyers own the best Game 7 record (9-6) of any team in NHL history (min. 10 games played).

Stanley Cup Playoffs – Game 7s

Flyers at Rangers, 7 ET

* This is the 2nd time the Flyers and Rangers have played a Game 7 against each other. In the 1974 Semifinals, the Flyers beat the Rangers, 4-3.

* Teams have alternated wins and losses throughout series (last game was won by Flyers).

* Flyers: best record in Game 7s (9-6) of any team with at least 10 games played.

* Flyers: 9-6 in Game 7s (3-3 on road)

* Flyers: won each of their last 2 series vs Eastern Conference teams when trailing 3-2

* Rangers: looking for first playoff series win vs Flyers since 1986 Patrick Division Semifinal (have lost last 3 series vs Flyers)

* Rangers: won 6 of their last 7 Game 7s (including their last 3), after losing their first 4 Game 7s

* Rangers: 6-5 all-time in Game 7s (5-0 at home)

Wild at Avalanche, 9:30 ET

* There have been 25 teams to overcome a 3-1 series deficit in NHL playoff history.

* Home team has won every game this series

* Wild: defeated Avalanche in Game 7 of 2003 Western Conference Quarterfinals

* Wild: 2-0 all-time in Game 7s (both on road)

* Avalanche: 6-6 all-time in Game 7s (4-2 in Game 7s at home)

Kings at Sharks, 10 ET

* Kings: 9th team to force Game 7 when trailing 3-0

* Sharks: 2nd time being pushed to Game 7 after taking 3-0 series lead (2011 vs Red Wings ... SJ won Game 7)

* Only 3 NHL teams have won a series when trailing 3-0 (1942 Maple Leafs, 1975 Islanders, 2010 Flyers)

* Each team has scored 21 goals this series

* Kings: eliminated Sharks in Game 7 of Western Conference semifinals last year

* Kings: 4-4 in Game 7s (2-3 on road)

* Sharks: 5-3 in Game 7s (2-0 at home)

Forced Game 7 After Trailing Series 3-0

Stanley Cup Playoff History

Opponent

2014 Kings Sharks

2011 Red Wings Sharks

2011 Blackhawks Canucks

2010 Flyers << Bruins

1975 Islanders Flyers

1975 Islanders << Penguins

1945 Red Wings Maple Leafs

1942 Maple Leafs << Red Wings

1939 Rangers Bruins

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