8/31/18 | The Hockey News Yearbook expanded a bit on the Rangers prospect list, below, and included when those players might be expected to make the NHL.
The Sports Forecaster Magazine listed the Rangers top prospects as Chytil, Andersson, Shesterkin, Kravtsov, Georgiev, Howden, Hajek, Lindgren, Patrick Virta and Yegor Rykov.
8/14/18 |The Hockey News has released their annual pool guide and with it a list of the Rangers top 10 prospects.
- Lias Andersson - "Relentless on puck pursuit, skilled, gritty style. Strong winning mentality and natural leader." NHL Projection: 18-19
- Filip Chytil - "Good stickhandling and instincts, difference maker on the ice. Learning to utilize size effectively." NHL Projection: 18-19
- Vitali Kravtsov - "Skillful in 1-on-1 battles. Gritty, physical style. Plays better against tougher competition."NHL Projection: 21-22
- Igor Shesterkin - "Incredible lateral movement with a quick glove. Extreme focus.Winner of Olympic Gold Medal." NHL Projection: 19-20