NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 27: Dan Hamhuis #2 along with Shea Weber #6, Kevin Klein #8, Wade Belak #3 and Alexander Sulzer #52 of the Nashville Predators gets suited up in the new third jersey prior to a game against the St. Louis Blues on November 27, 2009 at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
I mean, hockey had to change the rules because of Marty, and that's impressive. I got two Stanley Cup rings because of the guy. Look at the banners of [Scott Niedermayer, Scott Stevens and Ken Daneyko] and Marty is right up there when you think about the New Jersey Devils; he was part of the core group and he'll go down as one of the greatest goalies ever.
— New Jersey Devils center Scott Gomez on former teammate Martin Brodeur, who will announce his retirement Thursday