BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 13: Tyler Ennis #63 of the Buffalo Sabres wears a sticker on his helmet honoring former Sabres player Rick Martin before their game against the Ottawa Senators at HSBC Arena on March 13, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. Martin, a Buffalo Sabres Hall of Famer and member of the famed French Connection, passed away, suddenly, hours before the game in Clarence, NY. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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