NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 15: Head Coach Alain Vigneault, Associate Coach Scott Arniel, and Assistant Coaches Ulf Samuelsson and Daniel Lacroix of the New York Rangers watch warm-ups before the game against the Calgary Flames at Madison Square Garden on December 15, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/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