CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 19: Carter Hutton #33 of the Chicago Blackhawks participates in warm-ups before a game against the Nashville Predators at the United Center on April 19, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/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