The Rangers, via the Rick Nash trade with Boston, will pick 26th overall in the 2018 Draft. (Cap Friendly)
The Rangers also own the 9th overall pick and will also have a pick between 28 and 31 from Tampa Bay as part of the Ryan McDonagh and JT Miller trade.
The Rangers have 7 picks in the first three rounds and are believed to be interested in moving up from the 9th pick.
The last time the Rangers drafted 26th overall they picked Dan Cloutier in 1994.
In prior drafts, players like Evgeny Kuznetsov (2010), Kyle Palmieri (2009), David Perron (2007), Cory Schneider (2004), Brian Boyle (2003), Martin Havlat (1999) were picked at 26 in the first round.