CALGARY, CANADA - FEBRUARY 16: Kari Lehtonen #32 of the Dallas Stars makes a pad save on Curtis Glencross #20 of the Calgary Flames during their NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome February 16, 2011 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.(Photo By Dave Sandford/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