New York Rangers vs. Washington Capitals - Game Four
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 5: Washington Capitals fans arrive to arena before Game Four of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers on May 5, 2012 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/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