OTTAWA, CANADA - NOVEMBER 27: Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes dekes between Kaspars Daugavins #23 and Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators during a game at Scotiabank Place on November 27, 2011 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/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