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How many home teams have won game 4 after being down 0-3? A friend is saying it never happens. I disagree, it must happen sometimes.

  • By "never happens", does your friend actually mean "has never happened" or "happens very rarely"? – Philip Kendall May 7 '17 at 20:59
  • It should be easy enough to look up. – paparazzo May 7 '17 at 22:53
  • You might have a look at some of the games listed in the Wikipedia articles Game seven and List of NBA game sevens. – Martin May 8 '17 at 5:42
  • And even just trying to Google might give you a few resources where you might find such series. For example, by searching for nba comeback from 0-3. – Martin May 8 '17 at 6:15
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    By home team you mean the team which plays game 4 at home? Would 1951 NBA Finals be an example of what you're looking for? – Martin May 8 '17 at 12:44
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How many home teams have won game 4 after being down 0-3?

As of 2015, the home team with an 0-3 deficit won game 4 34 times.


This 2015 article states:

All 116 NBA teams that have faced a 3-0 deficit in a seven-game series have ultimately lost, with 34 forcing Game 5, 10 forcing Game 6(1) and three forcing Game 7(1).


Aside: As of the conclusion of the 2016 NBA Playoffs, the home team won game 4 in a best-of-seven playoff series 270 times(2).

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