CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 3: Michael Cammalleri #13 and Karri Ramo #31 of the Calgary Flames defend the net against Ondrej Palat #18 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 3, 2014 in Calgary,Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/NHL 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