WCHA First All-Star Team (1971) WCHA - Most Valuable Player (1971) NCAA West First All-American Team (1971) AHL First All-Star Team (1973)
Signed as a territoral exemption by Montreal from Peterborough (OHA), September, 1971. Traded to Atlanta by Montreal for Atlanta's 3rd round choice (Pierre Lagace) in 1977 Amateur Draft, May 29, 1973. Traded to Vancouver by Atlanta for Gerry Meehan, March 9, 1975.
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