Brother of Reg and Max NHL First All-Star Team (1943, 1944, 1947) NHL Second All-Star Team (1949)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951)
Missed entire 1944-45 NHL season after being given permission to stay home and tend family farm by Canadian Armed Forces officials, September, 1944. Traded to NY Rangers by Chicago for cash, June 30, 1953.
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