For Krug, St. Louis is a valuable mentor off the ice. St. Louis is known as being a workout animal.
“He’s taking a pretty good beating,” said strength and conditioning coach Ben Prentiss of Krug. “He’s vying for a spot, so hopefully he’ll get on that team.”
Krug will compete for a varsity roster spot when camp opens. The former Michigan State captain appeared in two games for the Bruins at the end of the regular season.
This Sunday’s Globe will have a closer look at Prentiss’s summer program.