Montreal Canadiens vs. Washington Capitals - Game Two
WASHINGTON - APRIL 17: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals controls the puck against Maxim Lapierre #40 of the Montreal Canadiens during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 17, 2010 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/NHLI via Getty Images)
This is a great day for me. This is something I've been thinking about for a long time. This is a great opportunity that the St. Louis Blues organization, (owner) Tom Stillman and Doug Armstrong are giving me and trusting me in doing...This is going to be a great challenge for me.
— Martin Brodeur, after announcing his retirement as an NHL player and becoming a senior adviser with the Blues on Thursday