PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 16: Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings makes a save on a shot from Paul Martin #7 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period of a preseason game on September 16, 2013 at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Vincent Pugliese/ 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