"It surprised me a little bit because I didn't know. You wonder how is he going to blend in, and boom right away he was tremendous," Brodeur said. "I care about this organization. I've lived all my (professional) life here and I've seen our fan base grow and I want to make sure it continues."
"Every time I play could be my last game," Brodeur said. "That's the way I kind of approach it. I wasn't sure I was going to play today, either. I was able to play and felt pretty good."