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Family part of U.S. men's team's run

Updated: February 28, 2010, 5:41 AM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The moments they recall are unique.

Tina Johnson remembers 4 a.m. skating practices for son Jack.

Karen Backes recalls the family turning down a promotion that would have meant moving from Minnesota to Texas, in part because it would have disrupted son David's hockey life.

Greg Malone recalls schlepping from Pittsburgh to Columbus for another tryout on another team that didn't have room for Ryan.

The memories ...

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