DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21: Members of the San Jose Sharks and the Detroit Red Wings warm up before an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHL 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