SAN JOSE, CA - JANUARY 23: Patrick Kaleta #36 of the Buffalo Sabres is defended by Brad Staubitz #59 and Kent Huskins #40 of the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion on January 23, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
We think that Randy is a very good coach. Our players think that Randy is a very good coach. We think that he's going to get the most out of this group. With the addition of the two assistants, a bit of a different dynamic, we're very comfortable that this is a quality coaching staff that's going to maximize the potential of this team.
— Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis on head coach Randy Carlyle and his staff