Los Angeles Kings vs. New Jersey Devils - Game Five
NEWARK, NJ - JUNE 09: A Los Angeles Kings fan stands with a New Jersey Devils fan during the second period of Game Five of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final between the New Jersey Devils and the Los Angeles Kings at the Prudential Center on June 9, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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