Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup Tournament MVP) (1983) AHL Second All-Star Team (1988)
Traded to Edmonton by Montreal for future considerations, June 25, 1986. Traded to Montreal by Edmonton for cash, May 14, 1987. Traded to Winnipeg by Montreal for future considerations, January 14, 1988. Signed as a free agent by Boston, June 27, 1989. Traded to Washington by Boston for Mike Millar, October 2, 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