SAN JOSE, CA - NOVEMBER 30: Todd Bertuzzi #44 of the Detroit Red Wings blows a bubble while he walks out on to the ice for warmups before their game against the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion on November 30, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/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