SAN JOSE, CA - JANUARY 11: Patrick Marleau #12 is congratulated by Kent Huskins #40 and Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks after Marleau scored a goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs at HP Pavilion on January 11, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/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