NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1974) WCHA First All-Star Team (1975) WCHA Most Valuable Player (1975) (co-winner - Tom Ross) NCAA West First All-American Team (1975)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, September 27, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, September 6, 1978.
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