Martin Brodeur can boast of three Stanley Cup championships and two Olympic gold medals during his 21 seasons as the New Jersey Devils' goaltender. With a career regular season goals-against average (GAA) of 2.24, and a career playoff GAA of 2.02, Brodeur was long considered one of hockey's greatest netminders. After wrapping up his distinguished run with the Devils and playing a short stint with the St. Louis Blues during the 2014-15 season, Brodeur finally stepped off the ice for the last time. Brodeur's accomplishments in the crease were ultimately recognized in 2018 when he was honored with an induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
"It is difficult to call a star goalie overlooked," Joe Lapointe wrote in the...Read more
- May 06, 1972