Backes is apparently centering the first line of the US Olympic hockey team, it hopes that he'll be able to knock Nash around a bit. We might not be the most skilled out of the Olympic teams, but I bet you a dime to a dollar that we're the toughest.
Also, Petro is skipping the Ice Dogs camp in favor of the Blues' training camp in September. He's hopeful that he'll make the team, and honestly, so is everyone else in creation. What - is Brewer coming back? Exactly - there's space.