LONDON,ON - SEPTEMBER 23: Luke Schenn #2 of the Toronto Maple Leafs takes a shot from Zac Rinaldo #51 of the Philadelphia Flyers in a pre-season on September 23, 2010 at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Claus Andersen/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