Took OT loss in last start Apr. 9 at TB (27 saves)...Relieved C. Schneider for 6th time Apr. 4 at NYR (ND, 47:31, 26 SA/3 GA)...Earned first road win Mar. 20 at Buf. (28 saves)...Missed four games Feb. 23-28 (lower body)...Was relieved by Schneider Feb. 21 vs. Car. (W, 33:59, 17 saves/17 shots against)...Made career-high 38 saves/faced career-high 44 shots Feb. 7 at Mtl...Earned 1st NHL win Dec. 19 vs. TB (26 saves + 3/3 SO)...Took SO loss in 1st NHL start Dec. 9 vs. Chi. (37 saves + 0/2 SO)...Is 7-2-3 with 1 ShO, 2.19 GAA & .923 save % in 13 AHL games...2013-14: Was 24-13-5 with 4 ShO in 43 games; ranked 5th in the AHL with a 2.29 GAA...Served as M. Brodeur's backup for 3 straight Oct. 26-Nov. 2...Made NHL debut in relief of J. Hedberg Mar. 5, '13 vs. TB (ND, 25:42, 13 shots/1 GA) Spent 2 seasons at Union College (ECAC) Helped Dutchmen to 1st NCAA Tourney Named 10-11 AHCA 1st Team All-American & 1st Team All-ECAC Recipient of Dryden Award (league s top goaltender).
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