LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 20: Jack Johnson #3 of the Los Angeles Kings heads to the locker room after warm ups before the game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Staples Center on January 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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