EDMONTON, AB - MARCH 22: A view of the new mask of Viktor Fasth #35 of the Edmonton Oilers during warm-ups prior to an NHL game against the Calgary Flames at Rexall Place on March 22, 2014 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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