TORONTO, CANADA - FEBRUARY 2: John-Michael Liles #24 of the Toronto Maple Leafs gets around Tyler Seguin #19 of the Boston Bruins during NHL action at the Air Canada Centre February 2, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/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