NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 12: Kevin Klein #8 talks with Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators as they get ready for warmups against the San Jose Sharks during an NHL game at the Bridgestone Arena on February 12, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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