TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 27: Vincent Lecavalier #40 of the Philadelphia Flyers warms up prior to his first game back against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on November 27, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/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