St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today that defenseman Alex Pietrangelo will not be on the Blues’ roster to start the 2013 Training Camp.

“Talks between the Blues and Alex’s camp have broken off for now and Alex will not be reporting for our camp today” said Armstrong.

Armstrong will address the media today at 11 a.m. at the Mills practice facility. After that availability the Blues will have no comment on the negotiations until an agreement is reached.