NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 10: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils steps on the ice for warmups prior to the start of the game against the New York Rangers at the Prudential Center on March 10, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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