CCHA All-Rookie Team (2008) CCHA First All-Star Team (2009, 2011) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2009, 2011)
Signed as a free agent by Boston, April 7, 2011. Traded to Columbus by Boston for Blake Parlett, February 7, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 2, 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