CCHA Second All-Star Team (2009)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, March 31, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 11, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 9, 2012. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, August 20, 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