NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 28: Jeff Camelio, assistant equipment manager for the Nashville Predators, prepares sticks prior to a game against the St. Louis Blues on October 28, 2010 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/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