GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 22: Drew Doughty #8 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrates with teammate Alexei Ponikarovsky #27 after Doughty scored a first-period goal against the Phoenix Coyotes during the NHL game at Jobing.com Arena on January 22, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/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