Traded to Dallas by Los Angeles for Richard Clune, July 21, 2008. Assigned to Ilves Tampere (Finland) by Dallas, September 26, 2008. Traded to Tampa Bay by Dallas for Andrew Hutchinson, November 30, 2008. Assigned to Lukko Rauma (Finland) by Tampa Bay, September 21, 2009.
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