Rangers move up to No. 2 overall in NHL Draft lottery
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 It turned out the Rangers didn't need to finish in the bottom three to get a top-three pick in this summer's NHL Draft. The Blueshirts, who entered the lottery holding the sixth position overall, won the No. 2 overall pick right behind the Devils, who captured the No. 1 choice for the second time in three years. It is the first time the Rangers have had a top-three pick.