Thread: Larry Brooks: Why the hate against Larry?
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01-23-2010, 08:30 AM
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Originally Posted by StoneAgeWitt View Post

ANYTHING can happen in the playoffs
In theory, yes. As a practical matter, no.

Go and find the last time a team other than the strike-shortened Devils entered the playoffs in the bottom half of the seeds and went on to win a championship.

Hint: You'll need to begin looking during the Korean War.

Still, I understand the sentiment, and the league and the networks love to market this particular fiction. Nobody wants to believe his team has no chance, and the league and networks want their revenue.

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