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The Rangers and Bruins have now had two full days off between Games 1 and 2, and according to defenseman Ryan McDonagh, that's a good thing.

After the team's Saturday afternoon practice at TD Bank Garden in Boston, the defenseman met with reporters to discuss the benefits of the rest, what they can reflect on how to improve the rest of the series, what the team learned about the Bruins in Game 1, penetrating the neutral zone, utilizing their speed, the goal of avoiding another 0-2 deficit and more.

Watch McDonagh discuss all these topics, then share your thoughts in the comments below.

May 18 - 8:06pm