DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 29: Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks stops a puck on a penalty shot from Alex Chiasson #12 of the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center on November 29, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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