2014-15: Diagnosed with a lower body injury after blocking a shot Nov. 4 vs. EDM and missed eight games.. Recorded his first career two-goal game Oct. 25 vs. Detroit and tied a career high with three points (2G, 1A).
2013-14: Appeared in all seven playoff games, recording one assist posted three assists on Dec. 15 vs. WSH scored first NHL goal Dec. 9 at OTT Recalled from Adirondack Oct. 12 and made NHL debut that night vs. DET began season with Adirondack, recording a goal and two assists in two games.
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