OTTAWA, ON - NOVEMBER 7: Bobby Ryan #6 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his first period goal against the Montreal Canadiens with teammates Kyle Turris #7, Clarke MacArthur #16 and Eric Gryba #62 at Canadian Tire Centre on November 7, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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