Brother of Gordie AHL First All-Star Team (1946) USHL Second All-Star Team (1949) PCHL First All-Star Team (1951)
Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 30, 1942. Traded to Montreal by NY Rangers with Hal Laycoe and George Robertson for Buddy O'Connor and Frank Eddolls, August 19, 1947.
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