NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 9: Jonas Hiller #1 plays soccer volleyball with teammates Jean-Sebastien Giguere #35, Ryan Carter #20, Evgeny Artyukhin #24 and strength coach Sean Skahan of the Anaheim Ducks prior to a game against the Nashville Predators on January 9, 2010 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