Rangers coach John Tortorella wasn’t pleased with Sunday’s 5-2 loss to the Bruins. His team now faces an 0-2 deficit in the Eastern Conference semifinals as it heads to New York.
But Tortorella also believes there were some positives to take from his team’s play — particularly in the latter part of the first period and most of the second — that they can build on in preparation for Game 3.
“I think that’s the way we have to play,’’ said Tortorella. “And I think we can, I think we can sustain that.’’
Two areas in which the Rangers struggled were in their own zone and failure to capitalize on the chances the Bruins gave them. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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