DENVER, CO - MARCH 29: Brad Malone #42 of the Colorado Avalanche skates against Scott Hannan #27 of the San Jose Sharks at the Pepsi Center on March 29, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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