What Jeff Gorton and Alexis Lafreniere said after the Rangers got #1

Jeff Gorton and Alexis Lafreniere met with the media following the Rangers winning the #1 overall pick (NHL): Jeff Gorton: On what getting #1 does for the Rangers and Alexis fitting in, (Audio Issues) “I’m sure Ranger fans everywhere were pretty excited when the ball came up Rangers.” Is Lafreniere a slam dunk pick, “Listen, I’m from the school that we will take some time and let it all settle…

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The Rangers will pick #1 overall in the 2020 Draft

6:17PM: The New York Rangers have won Phase Two of the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery and will pick #1 overall. LW Alexis Lafreniere is expected to be selected #1 overall. The Rangers had a 12.5% chance at picking #1, 25% chance of picking #10 and a 62.5% chance at picking #11. Jeff Gorton spoke right after the drawing and said: Does this soften the blow of losing to Carolina, “no…

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The options for the Rangers pick tonight

The Second Phase of the NHL’s Draft Lottery is tonight at 6PM and the Rangers will either be awarded the #1 overall pick, #10 or #11. They can get the #1 pick by winning the draft lottery. Each team that lost in the qualifying round has an equal 12.5% chance at #1. They can pick #10 if either Minnesota OR Winnipeg, who are below them in the standings, win the…

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