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Reports: Bruins PA announcer Jim Martin has retired

The voice of the Garden has reportedly called it a career.

2019 Stanley Cup Finals: St. Louis Blues Vs Boston Bruins At TD Garden Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

An integral part of your TD Garden experience has called it a career. Per reports from the Boston Globe, GoLocalProv, and Ty Anderson, Bruins PA announcer Jim Martin has retired.

Even if you didn’t know his name, you certainly knew Martin’s voice if you’ve attended a Bruins home game over the last couple decades.

This video is a decade old, but it’s the best example of Martin’s work I could find on YouTube:

Martin had plenty of recognizable twists on player names, particularly those of Tuukka Rask and Patrice Bergeron. He was a great part of the Garden atmosphere, and will definitely be missed.

With Rene Rancourt retiring, the B’s found a great replacement in Todd Angilly. Hopefully they’ll be able to do the same with Martin.