In true Olympic spirit, a number of player and their families have come together to help take care of Russian stray dogs.
Crosby, Getzlaf, Lundqvist, Kesler, and Backes On Competing In The Olympics
NHL Players Share Their Favourite Olympic Hockey Jerseys
With the 2014 Games underway, Henrik Lundqvist, Ryan Kesler and David Backes share some of their favourite Olympic memories
David & Kelly Backes are taking their passion for animals to another level with the creation of Athletes For Animals
David Backes, Kevin Westgarth and Mathieu Schneider take to Reddit.com to interact with hockey fans.
Blues captain David Backes is using his leadership skills in a new way as part of the NHLPA negotiating committee
Multi-talented power forward will lead the charge as Blues' captain in 2011-12
Gritty forward happy to be staying in the city that has become his home
Blues forward and his wife Kelly heavily involved with local St. Louis animal shelter