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Photos: Remembering legendary New York Islanders coach Al Arbour

Al Arbour, who was part of four Stanley Cup winners as a player and coached the New York Islanders to four more (in a row), left indelible images on the NHL during his long career.

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Remembering Hall of Famer Al Arbour

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Remembering Arbour's legacy

Al Arbour, who was part of four Stanley Cup winners as a player and coached the Islanders to four more (in a row), left indelible images on the NHL during his long career. Photos

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Long-time Isles coach Arbour dies at 82

Al Arbour led the team for 19 seasons, winning four straight Stanley Cups between 1980-1983. He is second all-time with 782 regular-season wins. Arbour, who also played 14 seasons in the NHL, was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1996.

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Of Arbour’s 782 wins, 740 came as head coach of the New York Islanders, the most by one coach with one team in NHL history