WHL West First All-Star Team (1997) WHL West Second All-Star Team (1998)
Signed as a free agent by Washington, September 1, 1998. Claimed on waivers by NY Rangers from Washington, January 16, 2002. Claimed on waivers by Washington from NY Rangers, February 1, 2002. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, August 2, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 13, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Bolzano (Italy), August 22, 2013.
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