WCHL Second All-Star Team (1922) WCHL First All-Star Team (1923) WHL First All-Star Team (1926)
Signed as a free agent by Edmonton (WCHL), December 5, 1921. Traded to Portland (WHL) by Edmonton (WHL) with Joe McCormick for Eddie Shore and Art Gagne, October 7, 1925. NHL rights transferred to Chicago after NHL club purchased Portland (WHL) franchise, May 16, 1926. Loaned to Montreal by Providence (Can-Am) with Art Alexandre and Gizzy Hart, February 6, 1933. Loaned to Providence (Can-Am) by Montreal, February 9, 1933.
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