Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators - Game Three
NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 20: Pekka Rinne #35, right, of the Nashville Predators straps on his pads as Dan Ellis #39 stretches before warm ups against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena on April 20, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
I first met him when I was 19 years old and he coached me for 13 consecutive years. I don't know how many athletes who have had that pleasure. Al Arbour was a man that left us not only feeling like champions, but left us with a lot of great memories that we can carry on through life.
— Islanders Hall of Fame defenseman Denis Potvin on former coach Al Arbour, who passed away Friday at the age of 82