NHL Second All-Star Team (1960, 1961, 1962) NHL First All-Star Team (1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967) James Norris Trophy (1963, 1964, 1965)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968)
Traded to Toronto by Chicago for Jim Pappin, May 23, 1968.
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