NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 10: An exterior view of the Prudential Center during a blizzard prior to the game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the New Jersey Devils on February 10, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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