VANCOUVER, CANADA - FEBRUARY 1: Henrik Sedin (L) of the Vancouver Canucks is lead by his twin brother Daniel Sedin as they walk to their dressing room before their NHL game against the Chicago Blackhawks at Rogers Arena February 1, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Henrik Sedin will be playing in his 900th NHL game tonight. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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