LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 31: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings exits the ice before a game against the Minnesota Wild at STAPLES Center on March 31, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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