LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings walks back to the dressing room after warming up prior to the game against the Colorado Avalanche at Staples Center on February 26, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/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