ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues player and 2014 Olympic hopeful David Backes took part in a "12 Days of Sochi" music video with other hopefuls.

The video was produced by NBC Olympics and posted to YouTube last week.

Backes isn't the only Blues player who is hoping to participate in the Olympics. Alexander Steen and Alex Pietrangelo hope to play for Team Canada, Jaroslav Halak hopes to play for Team Bratislava, and Patrik Berglund hopes to play for Sweden.

Kevin Shattenkirk and TJ Oshie also hope to play for Team USA.

You can watch the full "12 Days of Sochi" video below.