PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 05: Dan Craig, the NHL Facilities Operations Manager, speaks to the media about transforming Fenway Park into a world class ice rink for the upcoming Winter Classic on December 5, 2009 at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp