Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, September 2, 1992. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, September 11, 1993. Traded to Toronto by San Jose with San Jose's 5th round choice (Peter Cava) in 1996 Entry Draft for Todd Gill, June 14, 1996. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, September 29, 1998.
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