DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 7: Goaltender Marty Turco #30 of the Chicago Blackhawks watches the Colorado Avalanche players warm up as he stretches during pregame warmups at the Pepsi Center on October 7, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Marc Piscotty/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