BOSTON, MA - MARCH 19: Brad Marchand #63 of the Boston Bruins scores a powerplay at 12:42 of the first period against James Reimer #34 of the Toronto Maple Leafs and is joined by Patrice Bergeron #37 at the TD Garden on March 19, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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