DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 01: Cody Eakin #20 of the Dallas Stars handles the puck against Keith Yandle #3 of the Phoenix Coyotes at the American Airlines Center on February 1, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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