AHL Second All-Star Team (1941, 1942)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, October 22, 1935. Traded to Chicago by Montreal for Lou Trudel, August 26, 1938. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by Chicago for cash, May 12, 1940.
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