ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 3: Steve Eminger #7 of the Anaheim Ducks defends against Matt Duchene #9 and Ryan Stoa #29 of the Colorado Avalanche during the game on March 3, 2010 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/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