WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 14: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates his goal in first-period action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on March 14, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/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