ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 16: The Anaheim Ducks stand on the bench during the singing of the National Anthem prior to the game against the Edmonton Oilers on January 16, 2011 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/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