He lists recently acquired defenseman Tim Erixon ahead of Chris Kreider.
Cullen lists Christian Thomas third on his list.
Hockey's Future ranked the Rangers seventh in their organizational rankings.
In the 2011 Hockey News "Future Watch" Chris Kreider was ranked 18th, Dylan McIlrath 50th and Ryan McDonagh 75th.
Tim Erixon was ranked 15th in the issue.
- Tim Erixon
- Chris Kreider
- Christian Thomas
- Evgeny Grachev
- Dylan McIlrath
- Carl Hagelin
- Ryan Bourque
- Jesper Fasth
- Chad Johnson
- Pavel Valentenko