NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 23: Hockey Fights Cancer merchandise is displayed in the Devil's team store during Hockey Fights Cancer night prior to the start of the game between the Buffalo Sabres and the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on October 23, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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