SAINT PAUL, MN - APRIL 2: Ryane Clowe #29 of the San Jose Sharks stretches prior to the game against the Minnesota Wild at the Xcel Energy Center on April 2, 2010 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Andy King/NHLI via 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