NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 18: Roman Josi #59 of the Nashville Predators discusses the game against the Colorado Avalanche with Stu Grimson during warm-ups at Bridgestone Arena on January 18, 2014 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