The New Jersey Devils introduced on Thursday morning that Corridor of Fame goalie Martin Brodeur has a new role with the group and has been employed because the group’s Director of Hockey Operations.
The 50-year-old Brodeur is among the best and most achieved goalies in NHL historical past and was the important thing constructing block for the Devils all through the Nineties and 2000s once they gained three Stanley Cups and appeared in 5 Stanley Cup Finals.
Brodeur has been beforehand working with the Devils in a enterprise improvement role, however this new place will give him a direct hand in constructing the roster. He’ll now help common supervisor Tom Fitzgerald with roster choices, recruiting gamers, and scouting.
He may even oversee all the group’s goaltending improvement.
And what higher participant for the group’s goalies to study from.
Brodeur is the NHL’s all-time chief in common season wins (691) and shutouts (125), whereas successful 4 Vezina Trophies because the league’s finest goalie.
He was inducted into the Hockey Corridor of Fame in 2018.
He additionally has entrance workplace expertise. Following his retirement as a participant he frolicked within the St. Louis Blues group as an assistant common supervisor alongside Doug Armstrong,
Now he will get a hand in serving to to construct the group he gained a lot with as a participant.