LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 6: Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings skates with the puck against Sergei Bobrovsky #72 of the Columbus Blue Jackets at Staples Center on February 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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