Minnesota Wild vs. Colorado Avalanche - Game Seven
DENVER, CO - APRIL 30: Mikael Granlund #64 of the Minnesota Wild attempts to get a shot off against Andre Benoit #61 of the Colorado Avalanche Game Seven of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Pepsi Center on April 30, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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