Signed as a free agent by Colorado, August 8, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Florida, August 19, 2003. Traded to NY Rangers by Florida for Paul Healey, March 9, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 2, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Montreal, September 1, 2005. Spent majority of 2005-06 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Tilburg (Netherlands), October 18, 2006.
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