IHL First All-Star Team (1969)
Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers with Jim Murray and Ken Turlick for Barclay Plager, June 16, 1967. Claimed on waivers by Des Moines (IHL) from Omaha (CHL), November, 1967. Traded to Fort Wayne (IHL) by Des Moines (IHL) for Ron Burman, November, 1969.
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