San Jose Sharks vs. Detroit Red Wings - Game Three
DETROIT - MAY 4: Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks skates with the puck around the defense of Brad Stuart #23 of the Detroit Red Wings during Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on May 4, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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