CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 11: Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings lunges toward the puck in front of teammate goalie Jonathan Quick #32, as Andrew Shaw #65 of the Chicago Blackhawks is pushed down by Willie Mitchell #33 of the Kings, during the NHL game on March 11, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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