PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 05: Goaltenders Ilya Bryzgalov #30 (L) and Sergei Bobrovsky #35 (R) of the Philadelphia Flyers stretch during warmups priro to their game against the Buffalo Sabres on April 5, 2012 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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