TAMPA, FL - MARCH 9: P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens skates while in control of the puck, followed by B.J. Crombeen #19 of the Tampa Bay Lightning, during the first period of the game at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on March 9, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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