Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Blues hang on to Backes

The Vancouver Canucks signed ex-Mav and restricted free agent David Backes to a three-year, $7.5 million offer sheet Tuesday night, and the St. Louis Blues quickly matched the offer, saying that Backes is a big part of the team's future. Blues president John Davidson said in a statement: "David is a major part of our youth movement in St. Louis and we expect him to play a huge role as we move forward." More later. ...

1 comment:

SnL said...

Freddie... Still waiting... :)