PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 23: Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes a save on a shot by Brenden Morrow #10 of the St. Louis Blues in front of Deryk Engelland #5 on March 23, 2014 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NHLI 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