BUFFALO, NY - OCTOBER 23: Gregory Campbell #11 of the Boston Bruins skates in on Johan Larsson #22 of the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center on October 23, 2013 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jen Fuller/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