Will be competing for his country for the seventh time -- won gold medals with Canada at the 2002 Olympics, 2004 World Championship and 1991 World Junior Championship as well as winning the 2004 World Cup.
Is the only player in hockey history to have won a Stanley Cup, Olympic gold medal, World Championship, World Junior Championship, World Cup and Memorial Cup.
Did not play in the 2006 Olympics after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on Feb. 13/06.
Was a member of the tournament All-Star Team at the 1992 World Junior Championship.
Played with his brother Rob on Team Canada at the 2004 World Championship.
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