How often do NHL teams comeback 3-1? Successful comebacks. NHL teams have overcome 3–1 deficits 31 times, the most recent instance being accomplished by the New York Rangers during the 2022 Stanley Cup playoffs.
Has any NHL team won a series Down 3-1? The chart below describes all 31 comebacks by year, team and round. In the 35 seasons since all playoff rounds were expanded to best-of-seven series in 1987, 29 teams have comeback from a 3-1 deficit to win their series.
What are the odds of coming back from 3-1 in the NHL? Teams down 3-1 in best-of-seven series in NHL history only have won their series 9.4 percent of the time (24 times in 254 tries).
Has any team comeback from 3 0 in NHL playoffs? No team has overcome multiple 3–0 deficits in a single postseason, although the 1974–75 New York Islanders of the NHL nearly did so; they successfully overcame a 3–0 series deficit in the 1975 quarterfinals, then rallied from a 3–0 series deficit in the semifinals before losing the seventh game.