ECAC First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA East First All-American Team (2009) ECAC Second All-Star Team (2010)
Traded to Anaheim by Dallas with Dallas' 6th round choice (Andreas Dahlstrom) in 2010 Entry Draft for Brian Sutherby, December 14, 2008. Traded to New Jersey by Anaheim for Sheldon Brookbank, February 3, 2009. Traded to Minnesota by New Jersey for Maxim Noreau, June 16, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Grand Rapids (AHL), July 25, 2013. Signed ad a free agent by SaiPa Lappeenranta (Finland), June 11, 2014.
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