WEC-A All-Star Team (1962, 1969) Swedish Player of the Year (1963) Named Best Forward at WEC-A (1969)
Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 1, 1964. Rights traded to Minnesota by NY Rangers for future considerations, June 8, 1967. Selected by New York (WHA) in WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972.
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