LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 1: Roberto Luongo #1 of the Vancouver Canucks lays on the ice after a goal by Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings on April 1, 2010 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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