Washington Capitals vs. Montreal Canadiens - Game Six
MONTREAL- APRIL 26: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals is stripped of the puck by Josh Gorges #26 of the Montreal Canadiens in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre on April 26, 2010 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Richard Wolowicz/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