ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Daniel Winnik #34 of the Anaheim Ducks is pursued by Zbynek Michalek #4 of the Phoenix Coyotes for the puck in the first period at Honda Center on November 6, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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