DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 18: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings warms up prior to the start of the game against the Detroit Red WIngs at Joe Louis Arena on January 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/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