GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 30: Teppo Numminen addresses the crowd after being inducted into the Phoenix Coyotes Ring of Honor prior to the Coyotes taking on the New York Rangers on January 30, 2010 at Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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