Playoff “This Day” (5/24)
WRITTEN BY CHRIS WASSEL | 23 MAY 2011
Today’s moment was followed by two of the most devastating losses in my fandom but at least this one makes it feel a bit better. Clearly officiating was questionable in this series but New Jersey kept fighting. People knew they would be a team to reckon with for years to come. It is nice to look back and always see the beginnings.
Here is a little video then the moment…..
May 23, 1994
Bernie Nicholls came back from a one-game suspension and scored twice to lead the Devils to a 4-1 win over the Rangers, in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, in New York