EDMONTON, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 23: Ryan Malone #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning cuts to the net with Magnus Paajarvi #91of the Edmonton Oilers right behind him, while Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk #40 is in goal on September 23, 2010 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/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