MONTREAL, QC - OCTOBER 1: A Toronto Maple Leafs fan and Montreal Canadiens fan walk the grounds during the 2013 Molson Canadian NHL Face-Off on October 1, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/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