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Report- Martin Brodeur Will Retire And Join the St. Louis Blues Front Office

from Chris Johnston of Sportsnet,

Martin Brodeur is stepping away from the crease and joining the St. Louis Blues front office, Sportsnet has learned.

The NHL’s all-time winningest goalie made the decision after taking a break from the NHL team to ponder his future. Two sources confirmed that Brodeur took the Blues up on the offer of an executive role.

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added 1:23pm,

 

added 1:35pm, via Rich Chere tweets,

Lou Lamoriello says Martin Brodeur will be back with Devils but will finish this season in Blues' front office.

Lamoriello: "He could've come here if he wanted."

"...to stay. I certainly understand. Marty and I have been in constant contact." 

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von Awesome's avatar

I find it interesting that he did decided to not go back to the Devils.

Posted by von Awesome on 01/27/15 at 02:28 PM ET

Paul's avatar

Chere has more from Lamoriello, so check his recent tweets.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 01/27/15 at 02:40 PM ET

von Awesome's avatar

Ok, that’s good. No intrigue.

Posted by von Awesome on 01/27/15 at 02:45 PM ET

TreKronor's avatar

Ehhh, I still find intrigue.

Posted by TreKronor on 01/27/15 at 03:02 PM ET

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Maybe they’re going to argue the Pronger/marc savard defense.  He’s working for the team, therefore his cap hit shouldn’t count.

Posted by Garth on 01/27/15 at 04:27 PM ET

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