QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1995, 1996) WJC-A All-Star Team (1996) WJC-A - Best Goaltender (1996) NHL Second All-Star Team (2002) MBNA Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award (2002) Vezina Trophy (2002) Hart Memorial Trophy (2002) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy (2010)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2002, 2004)
Scored a goal vs. NY Islanders, January 2, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), December 20, 2004. Traded to Colorado by Montreal for David Aebischer, March 8, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 1, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, October 2, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 1, 2011.
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