Martin Brodeur RUMORS & NEWS

  • Brodeur willing to back up Price with Canadiens

    Toronto Sun "Goaltender Martin Brodeur says he'd be willing to finish his Hall of Fame career with his hometown Montreal Canadiens. The 42-year-old has previously said he's “80% sure” he’s coming back for a 21ST NHL season and told QMI Agency this week that he would have no problem backing up Carey Price in..." September 06

  • Devils not inclined to invite Martin Brodeur or another veteran goalie to training camp

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello has always been willing to invite an unsigned veteran or two to training camp on a tryout basis, and it could happen again this year. But there is no one on the team’s radar at this point. “If it happens, we’d be totally comfortable with it. But, as of..." July 23

  • Martin Brodeur 'still looking for the right fit': report

    NHL.com "Goaltender Martin Brodeur remains one of the most prominent names on the NHL free-agent market. He said Thursday it could stay that way for a while. "I'm still looking for the right fit, and the right fit might not come this summer, it might come later on in the fall," Brodeur told Yahoo..." July 19

  • Martin Brodeur willing to wait until after season begins, if necessary, to find "right fit"

    North Jersey "While the Devils have moved on from the Martin Brodeur era this summer, the 42-year-old future Hall of Famer remains intent on playing in the NHL in 2014-15 as he patiently waits to find a team that is the right fit for him. In fact, Brodeur’s agent said Sunday that he’s willing to wait until..." July 14

  • Bruins not among teams interested in Brodeur

    CSN New England "Certainly the B’s front office has a great deal of respect for free agent goaltender Martin Brodeur, but the B’s also don’t have any interest in the 42-year-old future Hall of Fame goaltender. A report had surfaced from TVA that the Bruins, Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins were among the teams..." June 30

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Agent Pat Brisson has spoken with six teams so far regarding UFA G Martin Brodeur... it's a process, will heat up more after the draft

  • Devils Martin Brodeur: "likely my last year"

    North Jersey "Conceding "it’s probably going to be my last year," Martin Brodeur is preparing to explore the unrestricted free agent market in a couple of weeks and for the probability that he’ll sign with a team other than the Devils. Brodeur, 42, has played 20 NHL seasons in a Devils’ uniform, but with..." June 13

  • Martin Brodeur reportedly gave Lou Lamoriello long list of teams for deal

    Newark Star-Ledger "Welcome to NHL trade deadline day, a Wednesday in March that, one way or another, will be historical for the Devils. By 3 p.m., their record-setting goalie either will change organizations for the first time at age 41, or continue to have a shot at becoming one of those rare superstars who play..." April 25

  • Martin Brodeur says he's 'leaning on coming back next year,' still would play for Devils 'if it's feasible'

    Newark Star-Ledger "It's just a couple of days since Martin Brodeur was thanked by Devils fans in what could have been his final game in New Jersey. So, of course he hasn't decided his future just yet, but he is thinking about returning to play in the NHL next year. But the legendary goaltender will be back to..." April 15

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    New Jersey Devils @NHLDevils

    Martin Brodeur starts the season finale today when the #NJDevils host the Boston Bruins at 3p at @PruCenter! Preview: http://t.co/awoGQjLc2B

  • Brodeur to start Devils’ season finale vs. Bruins

    North Jersey "Martin Brodeur will start in net for the Devils when they play their regular season finale Sunday afternoon at Prudential Center. It could be Brodeur’s final game as a Devils (and possibly his career.). “Last game of the year, it’s kind of nice to get the start and go from there,” Brodeur..." April 12

  • Martin Brodeur: There will still be a market for me this summer

    Newark Star-Ledger "When the NHL trade deadline passed, it assured that Martin Brodeur, who will start Saturday night’s home game against the Carolina Hurricanes, will remain with the Devils for the rest of this season. But what about next season? Brodeur said he wants to play, but he wants to be in a situation in..." March 08

  • Martin Brodeur plays it straight as trade rumors swirl

    New York Post "You looked down at the ice for one final time watching to see if there would be anything different about the way Martin Brodeur would respond to this victory, watched to see if the goaltender would do anything special on his way to the locker room after being congratulated at the Rock by teammates..." March 05

  • Martin Brodeur likely to get one last start with the Devils before possible deal to the Minnesota Wild

    New York Daily News "When Martin Brodeur starts in goal for the Devils Tuesday night at the Prudential Center, it will be the 1,250th time he’s stood between the pipes for New Jersey in the regular season. Sources say, it’s likely it will also be the last time. With Wednesday’s NHL trading deadline looming, a..." March 04

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    Larry Brooks @NYP_Brooksie

    Just told by informed source that Wild has targeted Halak and are expected to get him from Buffalo...so that would be a NO re Brodeur....

  • Brodeur itching to play more; Wild showing interest

    Pro Hockey Talk "Martin Brodeur earned the win yesterday in New Jersey’s 6-1 thrashing of the New York Islanders. It also may have been his last game as a member of the Devils. Brodeur says he’s hoping to play more, but understands that won’t likely happen as long as Cory Schneider is playing as well as he is..." March 02

  • Keith Kinkaid ready for NHL if Devils trade Martin Brodeur

    Newark Star-Ledger "Albany goalie Keith Kinkaid, nursing a sore groin and not traveling with his team last weekend, was solid last season as a first-year pro platooning in the AHL land this season has elevated his game as a starter. At 24, the 6-foot-2, 190-pound Farmingville, NY native isn't a kid anymore, but..." February 23

  • Brodeur could be facing the final two weeks of his Devils career

    Newark Star-Ledger "As improbable as it sounds, Martin Brodeur could be entering the final two weeks of his Devils career. The 41-year-old goalie is facing the possibility that he will sit on the bench while Cory Schneider plays most of the team’s final 23 games. If so, the NHL trade deadline, just two weeks away..." February 20

  • Brodeur met with Lamoriello to discuss his future with Devils

    Pro Hockey Talk "Martin Brodeur‘s future in New Jersey has become a hot topic of late and isn’t likely to cool off. Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports Brodeur met with Devils GM Lou Lamoriello to discuss his future with the team. Brodeur has mentioned this season how it’s been difficult being relegated to..." February 10

  • Lots to mull for Devils’ legend Brodeur

    New York Post "It is becoming increasingly clear Martin Brodeur will finish his NHL career someplace other than New Jersey if he wishes to play next season, but not so clear at all where the all-time goaltender will finish this season. Brodeur is expected to ponder his options during the winter recess, to..." February 09

  • Martin Brodeur’s days as a New Jersey Devil could be numbered

    HockeyBuzz "Quick update this morning as we celebrate my father-in-law's 75th in Colorado. Hearing Marty Brodeur talks are getting extremely interesting. The Penguins are a very strong possibility, and a few other teams like the Wild and Capitals are interested. What this really does is complicate the Ryan..." February 03

  • Devils' Martin Brodeur admits he wouldn't be shocked if team wanted to trade him

    Newark Star-Ledger "Would the Devils dare trade Martin Brodeur over the next few weeks and hand the goaltending duties completely to Cory Schneider? With Schneider clearly emerging as the club’s No. 1, Brodeur does not think a call from general manager Lou Lamoriello asking him to waive his no-trade clause would..." January 29

  • Patrick Roy notes how Martin Brodeur has taken a different approach

    Denver Post "Patrick Roy was the NHL's all-time winningest goaltender when he retired in 2003 at age 37. He did it on his terms, never stepping back into a co-No. 1 or backup role, though he posted the lowest goals-against averages of his career in his final two seasons with the Avalanche. As a part owner..." January 16

  • Good buddy Martin Brodeur, Devils feel for struggling David Clarkson

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils goalie Martin Brodeur calls at least once every week to see how one of his best friends in hockey is doing. David Clarkson, now with the Maple Leafs after six seasons in Jersey, usually sounds good over the phone even though his first season in Toronto has been a nightmare. "I feel..." January 12

  • Brodeur’s “heart” is in playing again next season, but he might have to do it “somewhere else”

    Bergen Record "Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur said right now his heart is telling him to come back for another season after this one. The decision, however, will ultimately come down to what the 41-year-old goaltender’s body is telling him. “My heart is,” Brodeur said today. “My body could be a different..." January 12

  • Brodeur expects to be watching Olympics this time around

    North Jersey "For the first time since NHL players began participating in the Olympics in 1998, Devils goaltender Marin Brodeur is not expected to be among those selected to represent Canada. That’s fine with Brodeur, who at age 41 believes it’s time for his country to look to the next generation and is..." January 04

  • One more year? Jagr says Martin Brodeur has 'another three or four'

    CBSSports.com "This is precisely what Cory Schneider was hoping to hear: Martin Brodeur isn't ready for the retirement tour yet. The Devils' legendary goaltender is 41 years old and is going season by season on one-year deals. Many have felt that this would be Brodeur's final season in his illustrious career..." December 09

  • Brodeur, his future undecided, isn't interested in a farewell tour

    Newark Star-Ledger "During his farewell tour last season, Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera was showered with gifts from opposing major league teams. In ceremonies across the country, Rivera received a bronzed broken bat and ball (Orioles), bullpen pitching rubber and stadium seat (Red Sox), cowboy hat and boots..." December 09

  • Martin Brodeur faces first game in Montreal since father's passing

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils goalie Martin Brodeur will play his first game in his hometown since the Sept. 26 death of his father, Denis. Although Brodeur broke his policy of not speaking on the mornings of his starts when he talked to the media on Oct. 17 in Ottawa, he decided not to talk Monday morning at Bell..." December 02

  • ‘It’s like Groundhog Day’: Schneider frustrated about backing up Brodeur

    Pro Hockey Talk "Cory Schneider is back in a familiar position. The Devils goalie will sit for the third straight game on Wednesday, backing up Martin Brodeur for a home date against the visiting Carolina Hurricanes. It’s a justified decision — Brodeur has played well of late, stopping 47 of his last 51..." November 27

  • Brodeur feeling good after scare in San Jose, to start vs. Jets

    Bergen Record "Just two days after being struck in the back of the neck making a diving save on San Jose’s Brent Burns, Martin Brodeur will start in net for the Devils tonight against the Winnipeg Jets at Prudential Center. Brodeur’s neck was “sore” after Saturday’s 2-1 loss to the Sharks, but otherwise he..." November 25

  • Devils' Martin Brodeur okay after being hit in back of neck by shot

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils goalie Martin Brodeur apparently sidestepped a serious injury when he was struck in the back on the neck by a Brent Burns shot with 1:31 remaining in Saturday night's 2-1 loss to the Sharks at SAP Center. With the Devils attempting to come back late in the match, Brodeur was faked by..." November 24

  • Brodeur would consider waving no-trade if Devils aren't contenders

    Newark Star-Ledger "There are 68 games remaining and only one team in the Metropolitan Division—the Pittsburgh Penguins—that seems capable of running away with a playoff spot. The Devils feel confident they will be in the running for a postseason berth until the bitter end. But what if they’re not? What if..." November 06

  • Brodeur to be back in goal for Devils on Saturday

    NHL.com "New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur will make his fifth start of the season Saturday against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden, coach Peter DeBoer said Friday. It will be Brodeur's first start in four games. The future Hall of Famer has been the backup to Cory Schneider the past three games...." October 25

  • Brodeur OK with Schneider taking No.1 job

    Sportsnet.ca "Martin Brodeur has been the starting goaltender for the New Jersey Devils for 20 years and for most of his career he never seemed close to relinquishing it. However that’s exactly the case as a recent strong spell from Cory Schneider has the 41-year-old legend re-considering his..." October 24

  • Martin Brodeur says Cory Schneider is the team's No. 1 goalie now

    Newark Star-Ledger "It was going to happen sooner or later. Cory Schneider was going to assume the role as the Devils’ No. 1 goalie taking the baton from Martin Brodeur and getting a run of starts. Clearly it’s happening sooner rather than later. Schneider will make his third straight start in goal Thursday night..." October 23

  • Cory Schneider will make third straight start in goal Thursday vs. Canucks

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils coach Pete De Boer said Cory Schneider will make his third consecutive start in goal Thursday night when the team hosts the Vancouver Canucks at Prudential Center. He said the team will not have captain Bryce Salvador who returned to Lethbridge Alberta because of a death in his..." October 23

  • Brodeur: “Pretty easy decision for the coach” to start Schneider in Columbus

    North Jersey "The decision of which goaltender Devils coach Pete DeBoer would start in Tuesday night’s game in Columbus was a pretty simple one. It wasn’t about a bigger picture or a long-term plan. All that mattered was that the Devils defeated the Rangers 4-0 Saturday night with Cory Schneider in net...." October 21

  • It’s sad to witness Brodeur struggle

    New York Post "Watching Martin Brodeur yield a boatload of soft goals through his first four games has been like watching Derek Jeter hit a succession of soft ground balls through the first half of the 2011 season. It has been tough on the eyes difficult to absorb and more difficult to process because the..." October 20

  • Devils goaltenders understand early season split, but hoping for chance to get in a regular rhythm

    Bergen Record "Through the Devils’ first six games goaltenders Martin Brodeur and Cory Schneider have played three times apiece. That’s been mostly due to the Devils’ schedule which has already included two of the team’s league-high 22 sets of back-to-back games. Both goaltenders say they understand the way..." October 16

  • Devils’ Brodeur shaky in shootout loss

    New York Post "When he was in the prime of his career the Devils scoring three goals with Martin Brodeur in net would almost surely result in a win. But the 41-year-old future Hall of Famer whose career could end after this season was unable to make two one-goal leads stand up Friday night in a 4-3 shootout loss..." October 05

  • Devils' Brodeur happy to be back on the ice

    NHL.com "Martin Brodeur was happy with a lot of things in his 2013-14 season debut -- just not the outcome. After sitting out the New Jersey Devils' season opener a 3-0 road loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday the 41-year-old was in goal Friday night when the New York Islanders came to..." October 05

  • Cory Schneider to start opener, end Martin Brodeur's streak at 18 years

    CBSSports.com "Originally Martin Brodeur had been tabbed by coach Peter DeBoer to start the season-opener for the New Jersey Devils in Pittsburgh on Friday night. There's been a change of plans and instead Cory Schneider will get the start. Last week Brodeur's dad Denis died back in his hometown of Montreal..." October 03

  • Brodeur's streak may come to an end

    Bergen Record "Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur’s NHL record run of starting 18 consecutive season openers with the same team could be about to end – and that doesn’t seem to matter to him. Brodeur said Tuesday he believes he’ll "probably" be ready to start the team’s regular-season opener Thursday night in..." October 02

  • Brodeur, Elias back at practice with Devils

    Bergen Record "Goaltender Martin Brodeur is back at practice with the Devils this morning at Prudential Center after being in Montreal siince Thursday because of the death of his father Denis. Patrik Elias is also back at practice today after resting since Tuesday because of “soreness.” He’s centering a line..." September 30

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Condolences to Martin Anthony and the entire Brodeur family on the passing of Denis Brodeur.

  • Brodeur missing Devils game to visit sick father

    New York Post "Goalie Martin Brodeur was supposed to start for the Devils in Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Flyers at the Prudential Center in Newark but instead the 41-year-old to-be Hall of Famer is off to Montreal to see his ailing father. “I’m OK” Brodeur said after the morning skate. “I..." September 26

  • Looks like Brodeurs won’t get chance to share ice or preseason game during this Devils’ camp

    Bergen Record "Martin Brodeur compared it to riding a bicycle. The Devils goaltender will make his first appearance of the preseason Thursday night against the Islanders after a long summer and a week of training camp practices and scrimmages. Entering his 20th and possibly final season in the NHL Brodeur 41..." September 18

  • Martin Brodeur named Devils' opening-night starter in net

    CBSSports.com "There's still a long ways to go in camp but the New Jersey Devils have already named their starting goalie for opening night and coach Peter DeBoer is sticking to his word; it will be Martin Brodeur. Before camp began DeBoer noted how he has two No. 1 (well a 1 and 1A) goalies in Brodeur and..." September 17

  • Having Schneider in New Jersey is ‘a great challenge’ for Brodeur

    Pro Hockey Talk "The goaltending dynamic in New Jersey continues to take shape. Cory Schneider is pushing for the starting job occupied for roughly the last 20 years by Martin Brodeur arguably the best netminder in the game’s history who is looking to maintain his position. “It’s a lot different when you’re..." September 13