Goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere and Kent Huskins of the Anaheim Ducks defend the net against Kyle Calder of the Los Angeles Kings during an NHL game on November 4, 2008 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Juan Ocampo/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