NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 10: Taylor Pyatt #14 of the New York Rangers is checked by Frazer McLaren #38 of the Toronto Maple Leafs during their game at Madison Square Garden on April 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/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