Played in NHL All-Star Game (2003, 2004)
Traded to Pittsburgh by Boston with Bryan Smolinski and Boston's 3rd round choice (Boyd Kane) in 1996 Entry Draft for Kevin Stevens and Shawn McEachern, August 2, 1995. Traded to Los Angeles by Pittsburgh for Ed Olczyk, March 18, 1997. Traded to Boston by Los Angeles with Jozef Stumpel for Jason Allison and Mikko Eloranta, October 24, 2001.
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