Found October 20, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Martin Biron
TEAMS: New York Rangers
After thinking about it it with my family, I've decided to retire as a player and move on to a new chapter. Thank you all for your support. — Martin Biron (@martybiron43) October 20, 2013 Word is Biron will take a broadcasting job soon.
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