Rangers' comeback not impossible

Over the years, several teams have rallied back from 2-0 series deficits

Updated: June 8, 2014, 11:44 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Just as the 2-0 lead within playoff games has become a curse this spring, the 2-0 series lead has also been something of a burden.

Three of the four opening-round matchups in the Western Conference featured blown 2-0 series leads by the Colorado Avalanche, St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks. The Sharks even managed the historically improbable feat of blowing a 3-0 series lead against the Stanley Cup-favorite Los Angeles Kings, who hold a 2-0 series lead against the New York ...

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