WINNIPEG, MB - NOVEMBER 8: Goaltenders Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Winnipeg Jets and Marek Mazanec #39 of the Nashville Predators chat as they stretch during the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action at the MTS Centre on November 8, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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