SAINT PAUL, MN - OCTOBER 28: Nick Schultz #55 of the Minnesota Wild adjusts his visor prior to the game against the Nashville Predators at the Xcel Energy Center on October 28, 2009 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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