The New York Rangers have selected defenseman Zachary Jones with the 68th overall pick.
Age on Draft Day: 18
2018-2019 Stats: 56 Games Played | 7 goals | 45 assist | 52 points
Central Scouting (NA Skaters Only): 70th
Corey Pronman: 54th
Hockey Prospect: 38th
Elite Prospects: 64th
Bob McKenzie: 88th
Jones is an offensive defenseman who moves the puck well. He was one of the top defensemen in the USHL this past season, registering 52 points in 56 games for the Tri-City Storm.
To be frank, I’ve only seen him play once and don’t have much of a read on him yet, but in the coming days I’ll be whipping through video and will come up with a more thorough scouting report.