DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 10: Derek Morris #53 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates his first period goal with Keith Yandle #3, Shane Doan #19 and Antoine Vermette #50 while playing the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on October 10, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/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