COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 28: John Moore #7, Kristian Huselius #20, Antoine Vermette #50, Mathieu Garon #32 and Tomas Kubalik #33, all of the Columbus Blue Jackets, stand during the playing of the National Anthem prior to the start of their game against the Minnesota Wild on September 28, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/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