VANCOUVER, CANADA - FEBRUARY 1: Henrik Sedin (L) of the Vancouver Canucks is lead by his twin brother Daniel Sedin as they walk to their dressing room before their NHL game against the Chicago Blackhawks at Rogers Arena February 1, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Henrik Sedin will be playing in his 900th NHL game tonight. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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