DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 19: A fan holds up a sign as Jordin Tootoo #22 of the Detroit Red Wings skates in warm-ups prior to the game against the Calgary Flames at Joe Louis Arena on December 19, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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