Numbers Don’t Lie: Devils-Flyers series

According to Elias Sports Bureau, Tuesday’s 3rd-period comeback win was Devils’ first 3rd-period comeback win in the playoffs since 4/26/03 vs. Tampa Bay, and first on road since 5/1/01 at Toronto. 

Adam Larsson is the second teenager ever to score a playoff goal for the Devils. The first was Brendan Shanahan, who was 19 in 1988. 

According to the ESB, Larsson became the second Devils defenseman to score in his playoff debut, joining Craig Wolanin. 

According to Tom Gulitti, the Flyers are 1-3 in the playoffs when scoring first. They are 4-0 when they allow the first goal. 

The Devils earned their first comeback win of this season’s playoffs on Tuesday.