LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 07: Ryan Callahan #24 of the New York Rangers skates during warm-up prior to the NHL game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on October 7, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/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