AHL Second All-Star Team (1966)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1964, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1975)
Traded to Chicago by Toronto for Pierre Pilote, May 23, 1968. Traded to California by Chicago with Chicago's 3rd round choice (Guy Lash) in 1977 Amateur Draft for Joey Johnston, June 1, 1975. Transferred to Cleveland after California franchise relocated, August 26, 1976.
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