BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 16: Shaone Morrison #27 of the Buffalo Sabres is interviewed outside the Sabres dressing room by broadcaster Rob Ray before their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at HSBC Arena on February 16, 2011 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