OTTAWA - OCTOBER 8: Derek Roy #9 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates his first-period power-play goal against the Ottawa Senators with teammates Craig Rivet #52, Tyler Ennis #63, Drew Stafford #21 and Andrej Sekera #44 at Scotiabank Place on October 8, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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