ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Washington Nationals game on Thursday, Aug. 20. Boudreau, a southpaw, will throw the first pitch prior to the Nationals game with the Colorado Rockies, which is slated to begin at 7:05 p.m.
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