DETROIT - JANUARY 23: Chris Stewart #25 of the St Louis Blues shoots a puck during warm ups before an NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on January 23, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Daniel Ribar/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