Last Game: Was a healthy extra at vs. TB (1/27)
* Was on injured reserve from 12/8-1/6 due to an upper-body injury
* Made his Hurricanes debut and scored a goal at COL (11/22)
* Claimed on waivers from DET (11/20)
* Had two assists in 13 games with DET prior to being claimed on waivers
* Earned his first NHL point (assist) on Riley Sheahan s goal at PHI (10/25)
* Made his NHL debut in DET s opener vs. BOS (10/9)
* Appeared in 70 regular season games for the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL), totaling 16 goals and 20 assists (36 points) to finish fifth on the team in scoring.
* Finished fourth among Griffins skaters with six points (4g, 2a) in the team s 10 postseason games
* INTERNATIONAL: Represented the Czech Republic at the 2009 IIHF World U-18 Championship, and the 2010 and 2011 World Junior Championships.
* OFF THE RADAR:
* Career Highs: G: 0 A: 1 P: 1 PIM: 2
* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 9 gp, 1-2-3, 0 pim
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