Montreal Canadiens vs. Washington Capitals - Game One
WASHINGTON - APRIL 15: Tom Poti #3 of the Washington Capitals fights for a loose puck against Brian Gionta #21 of the Montreal Canandiens during Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 15, 2010 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/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