Note: Marc Staal and Rick Nash Invited To Hockey Canada Olympic Camp/Dan Girardi Isn’t

Hockey Canada has announced that 47 players have been invited to their pre-Olympic camp in August.

Two of those players are the Rangers Rick Nash and Marc Staal.

Defenseman Dan Girardi, thought to be a possible contender for a spot, was not invited.

Rangers trainer Jim Ramsay is also the trainer for Team Canada.

Nash is one of four players who played for Canada in 2006 and in 2010 at the Olympics.