NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save as temmate Michael Del Zotto #4 and Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators look for the rebound at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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