LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 13: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up prior to the game against the Detroit Red Wings at Staples Center on March 13, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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