WINNIPEG, CANADA - MARCH 19: Goaltender Edward Pasquale #32 of the Winnipeg Jets deflects a shot during the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Boston Bruins at the MTS Centre on March 19, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/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