TORONTO, CANADA - MARCH 20: Joffrey Lupul #19 of the Toronto Maple Leafs scores a first period goal on Mathieu Garon #32 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during NHL game action March 20, 2013 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Graig Abel/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