DALLAS - OCTOBER 19: Left wing Jamie Benn #14 of the Dallas Stars celebrates a goal with Brenden Morrow #10 against the Los Angeles Kings at American Airlines Center on October 19, 2009 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/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