May 16, 2015; New York, NY, USA; New York Rangers center Derek Stepan (21) celebrates after scoring a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period in game one of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
While the Presidents’ Trophy winners made it far in the playoffs, they fell short of the ultimate goal. But it’s approaching that time of year again, and the draft is coming up followed by Free Agency.
Derek Stepan and Carl Hagelin‘s new contract numbers might make acquiring new faces difficult, but barring cap restrictions, this is a list of one player from each position the New York Rangers could realistically target in the offseason, ignoring possible AHL graduations that might potentially fill up a roster spot like Oscar Lindberg or Carl Klingberg.