GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 23: Shane Doan #19 of the Phoenix Coyotes warms up before the NHL game against the Anaheim Ducks at Jobing.com Arena on December 23, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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