BUFFALO, NY - OCTOBER 13: Patrick Kaleta #36 of the Buffalo Sabres captures the attention of front row fans while warming up to play the New Jersey Devils at HSBC Arena on October 13, 2010 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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