OTTAWA, CANADA - FEBUARY 4: Stephanie Richardson the wife of ex-NHL player Luke Richardson (not shown) poses for photo with some of the bracelets that are being sold as part of the Do It For Daron (DIFD) night to help raise awareness about teen suicide prior to the start of the NHL game between the Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Maple Leafs during an NHL game at Scotiabank Place on February 4, 2012 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/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