BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 24: Ryan Miller #30 of the Buffalo Sabres heads to the ice for a game against the Boston Bruins at First Niagara Center on February 24, 2012 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