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This is a tough one to write.
Martin Brodeur is one of the best goaltenders of all-time.
He's seen so much success in his time with the New Jersey Devils. But the three-time Stanley Cup champion doesn't have the magical team in front of him he used to on a regular basis. The Devils managed to finish 23rd in the league last season, after an amazing second-half run. However, Brodeur compiled a 23-26-3 record with a 2.45 goals against average and .903 save percentage. Certainly one of the worst seasons of the future Hall of Famer's career, and coming off elbow and knee injuries, Brodeur is slowing down.
It doesn't help his case that he's lacking the strong depth-filled teams in front of him that he's used to backing. With goalies like Henrik Lundqvist, Pekka Rinne, Tomas Vokoun, Tim Thomas, Ryan Miller, Ilya Bryzgalov, Carey Price and Marc-Andre Fleury in the league, it's time to turn the page on Brodeur to embrace this new excellent pool of talent in the league.
At best, he could be a backup or third-string goalie for your team, but, at age 39, it is time to look elsewhere for a bonafide No. 1 fantasy netminder other than the great Martin Brodeur.