Hockey East Second All-Star Team (1985) Hockey East Player of the Year (1986) Hockey East First All-Star Team (1986) NCAA East First All-American Team (1986)
Traded to St. Louis by Montreal for future considerations, January 21, 1988. Traded to Boston by St. Louis for Phil DeGaetano, February 3, 1989.
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