Alex Ovechkin launched his new DVD entitled "Alex Ovechkin: The Gr8" on November 15, 2010 at Hudson Restaurant and Lounge in the DuPont Circle neighborhood in Washington, D.C. Daniel Swartz / REVAMP.com
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