Written By: Chris Creamer•
Friday, May 25, 2012
Well you can stop the comparisons to the 1994 Eastern Conference Final right now because the New Jersey Devils just eliminated the New York Rangers from the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs with a 3-2 overtime win in Game Six.
The New Jersey Devils advance on to the Stanley Cup Final to face the Los Angeles Kings. It’s the Devils’ first finals appearance since they defeated that other team from the Los Angeles area back in 2003.
The New York Rangers come oh-so-close but it just wasn’t quite enough, so we get to play the “what could have been” game once again with the New York Rangers 2012 Eastern Conference phantom championship merchandise: