DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 16: Kevan Miller #86 of the Boston Bruins skates the puck past Antoine Roussel #21 of the Dallas Stars in front of Chad Johnson #30 in the first period at American Airlines Center on January 16, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/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