SAN JOSE, CA - DECEMBER 17: Jordan Eberle #14 and Taylor Hall #4 of the Edmonton Oilers celebrates after Eberle scored a goal against the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion at San Jose on December 17, 2011 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/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