The Rangers hold the 12th overall pick in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft which is set for this Saturday (1:00 PM ET - Rounds 1-3, espn2, TSN, RDS) and Sunday (10:00 AM ET - Rounds 4-9) at Nashville's Gaylor Entertainment Center.
Below is a complete listing of the other Blueshirt picks throughout the nine rounds of this deep draft as well as the order of selection for the other 29 NHL clubs.RANGERS ORDER OF SELECTION:
Round 1 - 12th overall
Round 2 - 43rd overall
Round 4 - 122nd overall (from Edmonton)
Round 5 - 149th overall
Round 6 - 176th overall (from Calgary) *
Round 6 - 179th overall
Round 6 - 180th overall (from Los Angeles)
Round 7 - 209th overall
Round 8 - 243rd overall
* New York has the option to receive this pick or a 2004 Calgary draft pick.
** Philadelphia holds New York's third round pick (81st overall) from the Eric Lindros trade on August 20, 2001.
*** Atlanta has New York's original fourth round pick (116th overall). The pick traded to Florida on March 18, 2003 in the Pavel Bure trade and later traded to the Thrashers.
**** Tampa Bay has New York's ninth round pick (273rd overall). The pick was originally traded to Pittsburgh, who has since traded it to Tampa Bay.COMPLETE 2003 NHL DRAFT ORDER OF SELECTION