TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 19: A member of equipment staff uses his iPad to take video of Eric Brewer #2 of the Tampa Bay Lightning walking out during pre-game skate against the New Jersey Devils at the St. Pete Times Forum on November 19, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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