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Bruins Notes: Boston Lacks ‘Push Back' In Three-Goal Loss To Canucks

Posted On: Nov 9, 2018   |   Posted By: NESN

The Boston Bruins typically pride themselves on grit and an unbreakable will to win, but there wasn't much shown of either Thursday night at TD Garden.
What started as a back-and-forth affair quickly turned into an ugly rout, as the Bruins fell 8-5 to the Vancouver Canucks in the second game of their current homestand.
After the game, head coach Bruce Cassidy hinted that changes could be coming in wake of the way his team responded to facing a multi-goal deficit.
“I didn't like the push back of some of the guys in our group,” Cassidy said, as seen on NESN's Bruins postgame coverage. “A team shouldn't be able to come in here and - listen, the goaltending wasn't great, we all saw that tonight. They had an off night, it's going to happen. We play 82 of these, Halak's been great for us, we know Tuukka is going to be solid. But even at the end where Torey has to jump in there, we need to redefine a few roles. That's on the coaching staff to make sure the message gets across. In games like...

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